anti virus update

Asked by alan martin on 2014-10-22

Will the firewall prevent updates to my antivirus database or any other form of automatic update?

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costales
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2014-10-23
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2014-10-23
Best costales (costales) said : #1

Hi Alan!

No, the firewall by default will not prevent anything. It'll deny all
the entry traffic, not the outgoing traffic.

FYI In Ubuntu you don't need an antivirus, it just for Windows machines.

Best regards!

alan martin (alanhmartin) said : #2

Thanks costales, that solved my question.