June 19, 2021

Security Update: HAVP Anti Virus Proxy

HAVP (HTTP Anti virus Proxy) has released a security update for its open source anti virus proxy. HAVP is a proxy with a ClamAV anti-virus scanner. It provides continuous, non-blocking downloads and smooth scanning of dynamic and password protected HTTP traffic.

HAVP anti-virus proxy operates in a parent and transparent proxy mode and It could be used with squid or standalone.


  • HTTP Anti virus proxy
  • Multiple scanner support at the same time
  • Scans complete incoming traffic
  • Non Blocking downloads
  • Smooth scanning of dynamic and password protected traffic
  • Can used with squid or other proxy
  • Parent proxy support
  • Transparent proxy support
  • Logfile
  • Process change to defined user and group
  • Daemon
  • Use Clamav (GPL antivirus)
  • Operating System: Linux
  • Written in C++
  • Released under GPL

Read more about HAVP here.