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Re[2]: [suse-security] /var/log/wtmp hacked or not?
  • From: Karsten Schell <efbiei@xxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 24 Jan 2002 18:36:06 +0100
  • Message-id: <38881346859.20020124183606@xxxxxx>
Hello Praise,

Thursday, January 24, 2002, 6:25:14 PM, you wrote:

P> If you are using reiserfs, it is a wtmp corruption which can occour. I have
P> had the same situation once or twice. Even tripwire did not found anything.
P> So I think that it is a *real* chance it is a bug somewhere.

I hope it's a bug, but I have to be sure !
No I don't use reiserfs on this system, just plain ext2. I have
another similiar system with suse 7.3 , where reiserfs is installed.
This system has no wtmp errors...

Best regards,
Karsten mailto:efbiei@xxxxxx

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