HAVP (HTTP Antivirus Proxy) is a proxy with a ClamAV anti-virus scanner.
The main aims are continuous, non-blocking downloads and smooth scanning
of dynamic and password protected HTTP traffic. Havp antivirus proxy has
a parent and transparent proxy mode. It can be used with squid or standalone.
This requires mandatory locks on the scanning find system unless you
add --disable-locking to the configuration (enabled by default for
Also, see README.setup for some configuration hints.
You need an "havp" user (and a "clamav" group, due to the dependency on
clamav) to be present during compilation and installation.
Suggested means of accomplishing this are as follows:
groupadd -g 210 clamav
useradd -u 256 -d /dev/null -s /bin/false -g clamav havp
This requires: clamav
Maintained by: William Bowman
(the SlackBuild does not include the source)