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Re: Fwd: Cron <root@mars> apt-get update && apt-get -y upgrade

Also note that if those packages actually did contain malicious code,
uninstalling is a totally pointless exercise. I rather doubt that an
attacker is going to be kind enough to add a remove script for their
rootkit ;)

(I've seen two different people say some variation of this, so I thought
I ought to drop off my $0.02 in case anyone was misinformed)



On Tue, 2003-11-25 at 09:12, Noah L. Meyerhans wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 22, 2003 at 11:23:52AM +0100, Linux wrote:
> > The following looks a lot worse to me...
> > bsdutils, mount util-linux, console-data, procps, zlib1g, gnupg, 
> > util-linux-locales
> > 
> > Suggestions + help how I should do that ?
> See
> http://slashdot.org/article.pl?sid=03/11/23/1730227&mode=thread&tid=185&tid=90
> Also note that there is no reason to believe that the archive was
> compromised in any way.
> noah

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