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ClamAV detected "Heuristics.Broken.Executable"

Article ID: 1123
Last updated: 18 Apr, 2011


Event viewer keeps notifying that ClamAV detected "Heuristics.Broken.Executable"


The "Heuristics.Broken.Executable" error is shown when the ClamAV is not able to analyse a file.


In order to disable the warnings about "Heuristics.Broken.Executable", apply the attached small update (upd_0830-DSS-V6.upd).

To apply a small update go to DSS webgui -> Maintenance -> software update and locate the file using "System software update" frame.

After applying the small update you need to reboot the DSS.

Additional information:

Small update upd_0830-DSS-V6.upd modifies the clamd.conf and changes DetectBrokenExecutables parameter to "no".

Open-E software impacted: DSS V6

Example ticket number: 1022495

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Article ID: 1123
Last updated: 18 Apr, 2011
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