Maldet is a malware detector and scanner for Linux, designed for shared hosting environments. If maldet not installed on the server then we can follow below steps on the server to install it.
# wget http://www.rfxn.com/downloads/maldetect-current.tar.gz
# tar -xvf maldetect-current.tar.gz
# ls -l | grep maldetect
# cd maldetect-1.6.4/
Once it is installed we can scan a particular cpanel account using below command:-
maldet -a /home/user/
Replace the user with the cpanel account user that we want to scan for infected files.
We can write the output to a test files using below command
maldet -a /home/user/ > infectedlist.txt