Scan a file

You can manually scan an individual file for viruses.

About this task

This procedure is available only through the command-line interface (CLI).


  1. Open a secure shell (SSH) connection to any node in the cluster and log in.
  2. Run the isi antivirus scan command.
    The following command scans the /ifs/data/virus_file file for viruses:
    isi antivirus scan /ifs/data/virus_file