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Old 19th October 2008, 04:48 AM
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yum install chkrootkit rkhunter
chrootkit
rkhunter --update && rkhunter -c
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Old 19th October 2008, 05:54 AM
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I ran chkrootkit and found a couple of lines of interest:

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Searching for suspicious files and dirs, it may take a while...
/usr/lib/firefox-3.0.2/.autoreg /usr/lib/gtk-2.0/immodules/.relocation-tag

Checking `sniffer'... eth0: PF_PACKET(/sbin/dhclient)
rkhunter gave me one warning:

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Checking for prerequisites [ Warning ]
Do I have a problem here?

Thank you.
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Old 19th October 2008, 05:57 AM
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No. You're fine.
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Old 19th October 2008, 06:03 AM
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Oops. Forgot to press enter. rkhunter wasn't finished yet. I have a couple of more warnings.

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Checking the local host...

Checking for passwd file changes [ Warning ]
Checking for group file changes [ Warning ]
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System checks summary
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File properties checks...
Required commands check failed
Files checked: 125
Suspect files: 0

Rootkit checks...
Rootkits checked : 64
Possible rootkits: 0

Applications checks...
Applications checked: 5
Suspect applications: 0

The system checks took: 13 minutes and 23 seconds

All results have been written to the logfile (/var/log/rkhunter/rkhunter.log)

One or more warnings have been found while checking the system.
Please check the log file (/var/log/rkhunter/rkhunter.log)
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Old 19th October 2008, 06:04 AM
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It would indeed appear that I am fine. Thank you very much.
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Old 19th October 2008, 07:27 AM
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as long as the rpm's are singed there is no worry .
for linux things install chkrootkit and rkhunter .
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