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Re: Tripwire in bin-directory?

On Wed, May 24, 2000 at 03:10:48PM +0200, Thomas Guettler wrote:
> this is not unlikely, that's the way it should be according
> to the READMEs.

Oops, forgot that I wrote it down there. :-)

> With ztripwire the database and the binaries fit onto a 1.44MB floppy,
> which

But only if your database is rather small. I ran out of space sometimes.

> is hardware write-protected mounted on /usr/lib/tripwire.
> I think that this i quite save, because the binaries and the databases
> can't be changed remotely.

Yes. It cannot protect against a full root access though. Once an intruder
gets this your at a loss.

Michael Meskes
Go SF 49ers! Go Rhein Fire!
Use Debian GNU/Linux! Use PostgreSQL!

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