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FIC and Rootkit Revealers for Gnu/Linux - How to use Rkhunter, Chkrootkit, Afick [ANNOUNCEMENT]

Posted 12-10-2010 at 07:53 AM by angelo.fonzeca (Angelo Fo. personal blog)
Updated 12-13-2010 at 06:34 AM by angelo.fonzeca

File Integrity Checkers and Rootkit Revealers for Gnu/Linux - Part 1

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Are you afraid that your system has been compromised by an unauthorized access?
Have you got discovered abnormal network activities and/or do you suspect that your system has been infected by trojans or rootkit?

Is this your nightmare?

No problem, there are some solutions which help...
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Posted in Linux Security
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Chkrootkit 0.49 modifications and notes

Posted 01-06-2010 at 05:03 PM by unSpawn
Tags chkrootkit

Chkrootkit 0.49 was released on 2009/07/30 and I sent some emails to the users mailing list and Nelson after it about changes. Realizing I never got word back I'll just post here. The patch below adds:
0) a new test called which utilizes '(/sbin/)ip' instead of 'ifconfig' because a sniffer (benign or malicious) does not need to have the interface in promiscuous mode (e.g.: 'ifconfig eth0 promisc && tcpdump -p -i any 2>&1>/dev/null &') and 'ip' detects and differentiates...
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