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rkhunter-1.2.0-1.noarch.rpm available
  • From: Patrick Shanahan <ptilopteri@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 12 Feb 2005 14:03:36 -0500
  • Message-id: <20050212190335.GA9527@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

rkhunter -1.2.0-1.noarch.rpm is available for download:

Project description:
Rootkit Hunter scans files and systems for known and unknown rootkits,
backdoors, and sniffers. The package contains one shell script, a few
text-based databases, and optional Perl modules. It should run on
almost every Unix clone.

The changes in this release are as follows:
This release adds support for CentOS 3.4, and updates hashes for
Fedora, RHEL, and Debian. The manual and man page have been updated,
and some small bugs have been fixed.

Release focus:
4 - Minor feature enhancements

Below is the changelog of Rootkit Hunter. It will contain changes of
early released versions and the active development version.

Current public version: 1.2.0
Current development version: 1.2.1 (not available yet)


* 1.2.0 (10/02/2005)

- Added support for CentOS 3.4
- Added new configuration option 'ALLOW_SSH_ROOT_USER' and program
parameter '--allow-ssh-root-user' to allow directly login of a
root user, in your SSH configuration file.

- Updated hashes for Fedora Core 1, Core 2, Core 3
- Changed RHEL 3, so taroon 4 uses the hashes of taroon 3
- Updated Debian hashes
- Removed ClamAV from application scan. It warns the user now when
it runs an too old version.
- Updated manpage
- Changed detection for SuSE versions. SuSE Linux Enterprise Server
didn't work, because of the capitals (instead of the usual name)
- Warn if user uses /tmp as temporary directory (possible security
- Updated wishlist/todo and manpage.

- Fixed wrong message when group was added/deleted from /etc/groups

author: Michael Boelen <michael@xxxxxxxxxx>

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