This template assesses the status and performance of a CUPS service installed on a Linux/Unix system. Perl scripts are used for retrieving performance data.
Prerequisites: SSH and Perl installed on the target server. SNMP installed on the target server and permission to monitor clamd processes.
Credentials: Root credentials on the target server.
This monitor returns the CPU and memory usage of clamd process.
TCP Port: clamd
This component monitor tests the ability of a ClamAV service to accept incoming sessions. It monitors TCP port 3310.
Note: By default, this monitor is disabled.
Antivirus Database Status
This monitor compares local antivirus database file (daily.cvd) version to the version advertised from the ClamAV site.
Note: This script requires Net::DNS perl module. You can install this module by running the following command on ClamAV server:
perl -MCPAN -e 'install Net::DNS '
Note: Before using this monitor you should provide full path to clamd command. For example:
Portions of this document are based on the following information: http://exchange.nagios.org/directory/Plugins/Anti-2DVirus/ClamAV/ClamAV-check-plugin/details.
Last updated 12/9/2014