Re: Hoax: Re: What up with www.debian.org ?
On Fri, Nov 21, 2003 at 02:39:10AM -0800, Tom wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 21, 2003 at 03:52:43PM +0530, Raghavendra Bhat wrote:
> > Tom posts:
> > >> deinstalled due to missing dependencies, but the 2nd time through
> > >> they work. (This time, it was most of the qt3*-dev and gtk2*-dev and
> > >> relateds.)
> > When did you notice this ?
> > When I installed the procps of `sid' v3.x.x, chkrootkit was informing
> > that I had a LKM worm but disappeared when downgraded. Some say that
> > procps masks certain threads. I really wonder what is up, because now
> > chkrootkit does not complain about masked threads on ps (procps v3.x.x,
> > which I put in again).
> > I have removed all my devel packages and chkrootkit as well.
> Christ, now I'm really getting scared:
> chkrootkit reports:
> Checking `lkm'... You have 4 process hidden for ps command
> Warning: Possible LKM Trojan installed
> I'm running SID. What's this mean?
There was a recent discussion on a bug in chkrootkit on
debian-security. It might be the case here.
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