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Works on Linux Mint 18 cinnamon installed on my laptop.
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Comodo - free antivirus for Linux Mint

Comodo Antivirus for Linux

Install powerful anti-virus protection and filtering email for computers running Linux operating systems.
Comodo Antivirus for Linux (CAVL) offers the same great virus protection with the added benefit of a fully configurable anti-spam system.
Featuring on-access and on-demand virus scanners, CAVL also uses cloud based behavior analysis of unknown files to provide unrivaled protection against zero-day malware. The powerful AV engine is complemented by a highly configurable mail gateway to filter spam and block email-borne threats.

Sorry for the spelling and phonetic errors in the text.
Owner and main writer of MintGuide.org is not a native English speaker.

Comodo Antivirus for Linux (CAVL) provides the same protection from viruses, as our security solutions for Windows operating systems, but supplemented by bonus - fully customizable anti-spam system

Thanks to the work of the anti-virus scanner running as upon request, and by accessing, using the possibilities of cloud technologies based on the analysis of the behavior of unknown files, Comodo Antivirus for Linux provides outstanding protection from threats.
Award-winning our antivirus is complemented by a custom mail gateway to filter spam and block threats propagated through e-mail.
  • Easy to use
    User-friendly interface allows you to quickly run virus scans on any file, folder, drive or removable device
  • Powerful On-Access Scanner
    Always on, real-time protection against threats
  • Real-time behavior analysis
    If enabled by the user, untrusted files are automatically uploaded to Comodo for cloud-based behavior analysis
  • In-depth Reporting
    Comprehensive event viewer provides detailed logs of all events, actions and scans
  • Scan Scheduler
    Timetable full system or custom scans to run at a time that suits you
  • Pro-active
    Submit suspicious files for analysis by the Comodo AV team
  • Flexible updates
    Software and signature updates can be automatically download or routed to a local server running Comodo Offline Updater
  • Protection from email-borne virus attacks
    Powerful mail gateway filters spam and quarantines malicious email

Installation latest version into Linux Mint:
For 64-bit 
cd /tmp && wget http://download.comodo.com/cis/download/installs/linux/cav-linux_x64.deb && sudo dpkg -i cav-linux_x64.deb
sudo apt-get install -f
sudo /opt/COMODO/post_setup.sh
For 32-bit
cd /tmp && wget http://download.comodo.com/cis/download/installs/linux/cav-linux_x86.deb && sudo dpkg -i cav-linux_x86.deb
sudo apt-get install -f
sudo /opt/COMODO/post_setup.sh
or download from official website and install:
1. Download DEB package from official website

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2. Double cklick => install

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Don't forget to update the virus database signatures.
May the Force be with you,
Good Luck!!!
Edited by Shekin - 3-07-2016, 22:10
Reason: New informatuin added
Tags: antivirus

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  1. Eric Sebasta
    This does not work as advertised on newer kernels... but there is hope.
    Comodo Forums Installing on newer kernels

    If you still have problems... use their forums. I have figured out how to use this on every Linix system I have been asked to.
    1. Ray
      DONT WORK on Mint 18 :(
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