Re: Chkrootkit reports infection
On Thu, 30 Jun 2005, Robert S wrote:
> > Newer versions of chkrootkit (0.45, for example) allow you to run in a
> > "diff mode" that suppresses day-to-day duplicate hits. You can turn
> > this option on with 'dpkg-reconfigure chkrootkit'.
> The Sarge version is 0.44-2. The "diff" mode sounds good. Is a newer
> version available in any of the Archives? I can't find it in backports
> or volatile. I'd sooner stick with .deb packages than use locally
> installed "hacks". Presumably chkrootkit should be reasonably up to date
> for security reasons.
You should be able to just snag the testing/unstable deb from
and install it with dpkg (among other options). It looks like the
dependencies for 0.45 are already satisfied in a stock sarge install.