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Plugin and ClamAV installed and configured as per Vamsoft instructions.
Daemons running as services and ORF reports:

External Agent "ClamAV for Windows" reported error with email file "sce-2CB818D43ECA616BD3BC2A8AEB28D80F.eml" (exit code 2, comment "ClamAV error"). Taking no action. Agent output: "ERROR: Could not connect to clamd on (NULL): Cannot assign requested addressERROR: Could not connect to clamd on (NULL): Cannot assign requested address".

by krzysztof.kleszynski 4 years ago
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@krzysztof.kleszynski: Try removing the "--config-file=" parameter (Blacklists / External Agents, double-click ClamAV, Run tab):

--no-summary --stdout {EMAILFILESPEC}

Also do not forget to save the configuration to apply the changes.

Please let me know if the above has helped.

by Krisztián Fekete (Vamsoft) 4 years ago
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Actually what solved the issue was adding IP to clamd.conf and it's running with agent string unchanged.

by ChrisK 4 years ago
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@ChrisK: Thanks for the feedback, glad to hear it works.

by Krisztián Fekete (Vamsoft) 4 years ago
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@ChrisK: ChrisK what do you mean by " adding IP to clamd.conf" ?

I'm getting same error as you.

by tomasz.sokolowski 4 years ago
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That's what I added because it looked like the ORF extension is unable to connect to Clam Daemon. And it worked..


# TCP address.
# By default we bind to INADDR_ANY, probably not wise.
# Enable the following to provide some degree of protection
# from the outside world.
# Default: no
TCPAddr 127.0.0.1

by ChrisK 4 years ago
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@ChrisK: Chris you are a star!

by tomasz.sokolowski 4 years ago
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I'm getting same error now:
External Agent "ClamAV for Windows" reported error (exit code 2, comment "ClamAV error"). Taking no action. Agent output: "ERROR: Could not connect to clamd on 127.0.0.1: Connection refused".

This installation of ClamAV has been working great until yesterday, but nothing obvious changed yesterday. Patch Tuesday, though.

by mike.pasche 2 years ago
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@mike.pasche: Hello Mike,

Is the clamd service running? You can find it as "ClamWin Free Antivirus Scanner Service" on the Windows Services list (run > services.msc). You should also make sure that is configured to start automatically (right-click > Properties > General tab > Startup type: Automatic).

by Daniel Novak (Vamsoft) 2 years ago
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Yes, it is running and set to Automatic. But it keeps crashing for some reason, then the above error appears. If the service is restarted, it runs fine for a few hours then crashes again. I'm going to try to run it with debug logs enabled to see if I can found out why it keeps stopping.

by mike.pasche 2 years ago

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