Ignore a folder in maldet

maldet is malware scanner for linux. On a shared hosting server, maldet detected one cusomer files as malware, on checking i found it is false positive. It is just a log file written by the application. To avoid getting further email from this application, i added this folder to maldet ignore_paths.

To add a folder to ignore list, edit file

Add the folder you need to ignore to end of this file as a new line.


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Ignore a folder in maldet