Icinga/Nagios plugin to check Clamav daemon

This script could be used as Icinga/Nagios check plugin to check Clamav daemon status.

This script use clamdscan utility to check a file and verify Clamav daemon status.


apt-get install clamdscan
git clone /usr/local/src/check_clamd
mkdir -p /usr/local/lib/nagios/plugins
ln -s /usr/local/src/check_clamd/check_clamd /usr/local/lib/nagios/plugins/
echo "command[check_clamd]=/usr/local/lib/nagios/plugins/check_clamd" > /etc/nagios/nrpe.d/clamd.cfg
service nagios-nrpe-server reload


Usage : check_clamd [-d] [-h] [options]
    -c          Path to clamdscan (Default : auto-detected)
    -f          Path of the file to check with clamdscan (Default : /etc/mtab)
    -d          Debug mode
    -h          Show this message


Copyright (c) 2021 Benjamin Renard


This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 3 as published by the Free Software Foundation.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place - Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111-1307, USA.