IssueThe scanning option --skip-special (set by default) excludes /dev and /proc from being scanned, however when we scan in a Solaris non-global zone we do scan the /proc directory of this virtual server.Known to apply to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s)Sophos Anti-Virus for Unix, version 4.x and version 7.x
When running a scan of the system include an exclusion for the /proc and /dev directory of the virtual machines.
SAV 4.xsweep / -exclude /zone/*/proc/ /zone/*/dev/
SAV 7.x savscan / -exclude /zone/*/proc/ /zone/*/dev/
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