Subject: chkrootkit and false positive
To: None <>
From: =?ISO-8859-1?Q?C=E9sar_Catri=E1n?= C. <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/03/2004 00:17:42

The package security/chkrootkit gives a false positive target on /usr/bin/l=
ogin .
I am using 2.0 RC5



Subject: CVS commit: pkgsrc/security/chkrootkit
To: None <>
From: Adrian Portelli <>
List: pkgsrc-changes
Date: 09/28/2004 10:41:59=20

Module Name:pkgsrc
Committed By:adrianp
Date:Tue Sep 28 10:41:59 UTC 2004

Modified Files:
pkgsrc/security/chkrootkit: Makefile PLIST distinfo
Added Files:
pkgsrc/security/chkrootkit/patches: patch-ac

Log Message:
Update chkrootkit to 0.44

- Fix false positive on NetBSD for "login".  Thanks to Richard Ibbotson for
  helping sort this out.
- Install main shell script and documentation.

fix: del counter (Thanks to Dietrich Raisin)
fix: better support for Linux threads
new rootkit detected: Madalin rootkit
top and find tests improved for Suse Linux
more ports added in the bindshell test
fix: FreeBSD false positives
fix: slammer detection
lots of minor bug fixes

To generate a diff of this commit:
cvs rdiff -r1.5 -r1.6 pkgsrc/security/chkrootkit/Makefile
cvs rdiff -r1.1.1.1 -r1.2 pkgsrc/security/chkrootkit/PLIST
cvs rdiff -r1.3 -r1.4 pkgsrc/security/chkrootkit/distinfo
cvs rdiff -r0 -r1.1 pkgsrc/security/chkrootkit/patches/patch-ac

Please note that diffs are not public domain; they are subject to the
copyright notices on the relevant files.