rkhunter - Rootkit scans for rootkits, backdoors and local exploits

Property Value
Distribution Mageia 6.1
Repository Mageia Core x86_64
Package name rkhunter
Package version 1.4.0
Package release 10.mga6
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Installed size 845.17 KB
Download size 179.53 KB
Official Mirror distrib-coffee.ipsl.jussieu.fr
Rootkit scanner is scanning tool to ensure you you're clean of known nasty
tools. This tool scans for rootkits, backdoors and local exploits by running
tests like:
- MD5/SHA1 hash compare
- Look for default files used by rootkits
- Wrong file permissions for binaries
- Look for suspected strings in LKM and KLD modules
- Look for hidden files
- Optional scan within plaintext and binary files


Package Version Architecture Repository
rkhunter-1.4.0-10.mga6.noarch.rpm 1.4.0 noarch Mageia Core
rkhunter - - -


Name Value
binutils -
config(rkhunter) == 1.4.0-10.mga6
e2fsprogs -
perl(File::stat) -
perl(Getopt::Long) -
perl(strict) -
perl(vars) -
perl-base >= 2:5.22.3
webfetch -


Name Value
config(rkhunter) == 1.4.0-10.mga6
rkhunter == 1.4.0-10.mga6


Type URL
Binary Package rkhunter-1.4.0-10.mga6.noarch.rpm
Source Package rkhunter-1.4.0-10.mga6.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable Mageia Core repository on Install and Remove Software
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install rkhunter rpm package:
    # urpmi rkhunter




2017-07-07 - luigiwalser <luigiwalser> 1.4.0-10.mga6
+ Revision: 1109371
- disable cron by default and install it as documentation due to CVE-2017-7480
- add note to README.urpmi about updating text data files manually or via cron
2016-02-20 - umeabot <umeabot> 1.4.0-9.mga6
+ Revision: 972085
- Mageia 6 Mass Rebuild
2015-10-26 - daviddavid <daviddavid> 1.4.0-8.mga6
+ Revision: 895485
- update doc file list to fix build with latest rpm
2014-10-15 - umeabot <umeabot> 1.4.0-7.mga5
+ Revision: 750670
- Second Mageia 5 Mass Rebuild
2014-09-16 - umeabot <umeabot> 1.4.0-6.mga5
+ Revision: 688677
- Mageia 5 Mass Rebuild
+ tv <tv>
- s/uggests:/Recommends:/

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