How are archives processed?

If viruses are detected in an archive, you can delete the entire archive, rename it or move it to quarantine.

Unfortunately you can not delete only the infected file from the archive. To do this, you need to process it manually with an archiving program.

Affected products

  • Avira AntiVir MailGate [Linux]
  • Avira AntiVir MailGate [Solaris]
  • Avira Professional Security [Windows]
  • Avira AntiVir Premium, Version 10 [Windows]
  • Avira MailGate Suite [Linux]
  • Avira Server Security [Windows]
  • Avira Exchange Security [Windows]
  • Avira AntiVir WebGate [Linux]
  • Avira AntiVir WebGate [Solaris]
  • Avira WebGate Suite [Linux]
  • Avira WebGate Suite [Solaris]
  • Avira Free Antivirus [Windows]
  • Avira AntiVir for KEN! 4 (Clients & Service PC) [Windows]
  • Avira AntiVir for KEN! 4 (Service PC only) [Windows]
  • Avira Antivirus Premium 2013 [Windows]
  • Avira Antivirus Pro [Windows]
  • Avira Internet Security [Windows]
  • Avira Professional Security, Version 2012 [Windows]
  • Avira Server Security, Version 2012 [Windows]
  • Avira SmallBusiness Suite [Windows]
  • Avira SmallBusiness Suite [Linux]
  • Avira AntiVir Professional, Version 10 [Windows]
  • Avira AntiVir Professional, Version 10 [Linux]
  • Avira AntiVir Professional, Version 10 [Solaris]
  • Avira Antivirus Premium, Version 2012 [Windows]
  • Avira Internet Security, Version 2012 [Windows]
  • Avira AntiVir Personal - Free Antivirus, Version 10 [Windows]
  • Avira AntiVir Personal - Free Antivirus, Version 10 [Linux]
  • Avira AntiVir Personal - Free Antivirus, Version 10 [Solaris]
  • Avira AntiVir Server, Version 10 [Windows]
  • Avira AntiVir Server, Version 10 [Linux]
  • Avira AntiVir Server, Version 10 [Solaris]
  • Avira Premium Security Suite, Version 10 [Windows]
  • Avira Small Business Security Suite (new installation) [Windows]
  • Avira Small Business Security Suite (new installation) [Linux]
  • Avira Internet Security Suite [Windows]
  • Avira Family Protection Suite [Windows]
  • Avira Ultimate Protection Suite [Windows]
  • Created : Monday, April 7, 2008
  • Last updated: Wednesday, October 2, 2013
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