iScanner v0.5 released - Malicious codes scanner

iScanner is free open source tool lets you detect and remove malicious codes and web pages viruses from your Linux/Unix server easily and automatically.

This tool is programmed by iSecur1ty using Ruby programming language and it’s released under the terms of GNU Affero General Public License 3.0.


  • Detect malicious codes in web pages, this include hidden iframe tags, javascript, vbscript and activex objects.
  • Extensive log shows the infected files and the malicious code.
  • Send email reports.
  • Ability to clean the infected web pages automatically.
  • Easy backup and restore system for the infected files.
  • Simple and editable signature based database.
  • Ability to update the database and the program easily from dedicated server.
  • Very flexible options and easy to use.
  • Fast scanner with good performance.
  • Yes, it’s FREE!!

Version 0.5 (08-May-2010)

  • Ruby 1.9 compatibility.
  • An installer has been added.
  • Scan one file option added.
  • Log format error fixed.
  • Improve README file and fix some typos.
  • Signatures database 0.1.6.

Working On:

  • Microsoft Windows compatibility.
  • Export log in other formats (xml, html).
  • Extend the database and make it able to detect malicious files.
  • Ability to send infected file to iScanner server for analysis.
  • Build remote scanner service with API.
  • Much more...

MD5: db3d20f24fc64ef4cbb21929839cb893