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Old 05-27-2004, 02:18 AM   #1
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Checking integrity of a system


Hello people,

If I want to check if my system is OK and some basic tools were not replaced by backdoored, how can I check this ?

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Old 05-27-2004, 03:26 PM   #2
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Best way is to boot your distro's rescue CDR or something like Knoppix, then use your distro's package manager/tools to check md5/sha1 sums against the contents of packages on local CDR or remote FTP. Next best way is to use a filesystem integrity scanner, but that's something you must have had installed right after you installed the OS.

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