How to Install ImunifyAV


Last modified: May 28, 2020

Overview

ImunifyAV provides additional security by scanning for malware on your server. If ImunifyAV finds any malware, it notifies the user in the Files tab of the ImunifyAV interface (WHM >> Home >> Plugins >> ImunifyAV). You can install ImunifyAV for free from WHM’s Security Advisor interface (WHM >> Home >> Security Center >> Security Advisor). You can also buy a license for ImunifyAV+ or Imunify360 for even more advanced security features.

For more information about how to use ImunifyAV, read ImunifyAV’s documentation.

How to install imunifyAV

Note:

To install ImunifyAV on cPanel & WHM version 86 and earlier, you must manually install it. Use CloudLinux’s installation documentation.

On the server where you want to install ImunifyAV, perform the following steps:

  1. Log in to WHM as the root user or as a reseller account with root-level privileges.

  2. Navigate to WHM’s Security Advisor interface (WHM >> Home >> Security Center >> Security Advisor).

  3. In the Install ImunifyAV to scan your websites for malware. alert, click Install ImunifyAV.

    Important:

    If the ImunifyAV alert does not appear in the list of security alerts, one of the following conditions exists on your server:

    • Your server does not support ImunifyAV.
    • You are using a trial account.
    • You are not a root user or a reseller account with root-level privileges.

  4. A new tab will open and show you the installation status. This installation may take a few minutes.

  5. Once installation is complete you will see a success message. You can either click Go back or close the tab.

  6. After installation, you can access ImunifyAV from the Plugins interface (WHM >> Home >> Plugins).

How to uninstall ImunifyAV

To uninstall ImunifyAV, use CloudLinux’s uninstall documentation.

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