BitDefender Antivirus Scanner for Unices is a versatile on-demand scanner built for Linux and FreeBSD systems. It provides antivirus and antispyware scanning for both UNIX-based and Windows-based partitions.

NOTE: This post is old, read this one to install Bitdefender via official repository on Ubuntu 12.04, Ubuntu 13.04, and higher.

Download Bitdefender at the bottom of this page:

click download ,enter all the details at next page and click submit.You will receive a mail with the download link,go to the link,select BitDefender Antivirus scanner for Unices and click download at the next page. Click Linux–>

Request for a free license:

at the link above click Request a free license,enter details and click I agree,you will get the key in your email.

Open a terminal and go to the directory you download the file,then execute:

sudo sh

type accept when prompt.

After install finish,restart and you will open up it at Applications–>SystemTools–>BitDefender Scanner


Click set new key,then enter the key you get in email and click set