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Linux: How to Install Rootkit Hunter (rkhunter)

We make an example with Centos 5 32bits. Step 1: Install EPEL Repository Step 2: Installation Rootkit Hunter Step 3: Update Database Step 4: Update system file properties Installation is done! Usage Manual Scan: Note: after installation, it will create automatically the file /etc/cron.daily/rkhunter with content: If you don’t want to use this cronjob (daily), […]

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Linux: how to install chkrootkit

Install chkrootkit The chkrootkit is a security scanner to check if the system is infected with the rootkit. A rootkit is a collection of computer software, typically malicious, designed to enable access to a computer or areas of its software that would not otherwise be allowed (for example, to an unauthorized user) while at the […]

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