Re: something overwrites my shadow - was: can't get pass login!
On Jun 15, 2002 at 12:01 +0200, Sven wrote:
> I have get pass login thanks to init=/bin/bash
> But now (pure curiosity), a program overwrited my shadow with
> string containnig word UMASTER (I attached the shadow file),
> I can only login if not using file shadowing - because it is stil
> overwriting the /etc/shadow again and again, while saving untouched
> file as shadow-.
> ps -aux command shows nothing,
> but most of my logs are gone and syslogd is not anymore on my tty8.
> I face with this kind of problem for a first time in my life -
> no telnet nor ssh services were on, and remote user could not login
> as a root.
> So, what happened???
Virus or worm? Sounds suspicious...
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