Article ID: 1308, created on Oct 6, 2008, last review on Aug 12, 2014

  • Applies to:
  • Virtuozzo for Windows 3.5.1 SP1
  • Virtuozzo for Windows 3.5.1



Supported versions 

  - (starting from VZU35121, x86 only)
  - (starting from VZU35145, x86 only)

Known issues

  - Doesn’t work within VE 
  - Must be installed on Hardware Node only
  - Without the Virtuozzo for Windows 3.5.1 update VZU35121, the “Tamper protection” option being turned on leads to an inability to start VEs
  - Autoprotect feature doesn’t work within VEs before VZU35145
  - Without the Virtuozzo for Windows 3.5.1 update VZU35121, version 10.1.x breaks the RDP connection (checked on 10.1.395)
  - Version 10.0.x does not officially support R2 (see details from the vendor site; more details can be found by visiting this link
  - Version crashes node (Symantec bug leads to memory leak on operations under reparse points)
  - SAV opens on-write files inside VPS, which leads to problems with disk space before VZU35145


Supported versions

  - 8.0i (x86 only)
  - 8.5i

Known issues

  - 8.0i hangs if too many processes are running within system (typically >1000)
  - 8.5i supports w2k3 x86_64
  - 8.5i blocks all VZwin services if installed in “Maximum Protection”
  - Configuration Wizard does not start at node with McAfee 8.5i x86 on installation of VZwin 3.5.1 SP1. Workaround: Reboot the node and start the Configuration Wizard, or install McAfee 8.5i after VZwin installation.
  - McAfee 8.5i fails to detect some virus processes/files (even at the physical node). Example: kernaldll.exe. Workaround: Point to virus file/process directly.


Supported versions

  - 7.1.394
  - 7.5.x

Known issues

  -  7.5.x is supported from VZU35145 for both x86 and x64.


Supported versions

  - 5.52 + update 5.52-82 
  - 7

Known issues

 - F-Secure 7 Hotfix 6 is not supported
 - Doesn’t work without update 5.52-82
 - Mount of VE area fails (hangs) at w2k3 German sp0

Please download the attached 5.52-82 version below:

Additional Information

The following articles provide information about compatible antivirus software for other Parallels Containers versions:

Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.0
Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.5
Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.6

Antivirus solutions installed on Hardware Node do not show pop-up windows about detected viruses inside containers.


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