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Old 01-11-2003, 01:22 AM   #1
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TripWire, need brief description


what does tripwire do exactly.
 
Old 01-11-2003, 07:38 AM   #2
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http://sourceforge.net/docman/displa...group_id=3130, http://www.tripwire.org/qanda/faq.php and the Tripwire package docs ofcourse. Personally I prefer using Aide, another alternative is Samhain.

*Btw, you could have searched LQ or Googled the web for an answer to this.
 
Old 01-13-2003, 09:25 AM   #3
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it makes a kind of fingerprint of your system.

have a look at aide as well

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