There are many great tools to scan for malware within you web directory. The other alternative available other than Maldet is AI-Bolit. It is a neat tool built using PHP.
Requirement: PHP5.3 and above
SSH into your server and go to public_html directory
Download AI-Bolit scanner by using links. If you don’t have it installed, you can install it by running this command
yum -y install links
You can download AI-Bolit using the tools
Press down key and navigate to download and select AI-Bolit (General Version) then save. Press CTRL + C to exit links. Once downloaded, extract the zip folder
move the scanner to public_html
mv ./* ../
run the scanner
Once the scanning completed, you can locate scan result file in your public_html. You will be able to view the report from the web browser.
- You may prefer to rename the file for an easy access.
- Make sure to remove the report once you have performed the cleanup.
Check out the Video for the command line steps on how to download and run the scan.