Subject: Re: verified executable kernel modification committed
To: Alistair Crooks <>
From: grant beattie <>
List: tech-security
Date: 10/30/2002 23:27:49
On Wed, Oct 30, 2002 at 01:23:59PM +0100, Alistair Crooks wrote:

> > Indeed it can.  It can also hold the md5/sha1/rmd160 fingerprint for
> > the file too.  Is there an mtree for pkg too?
> I prefer tripwire or aide for this kind of thing.  There are packages
> for both of those.

True, though it does make some sense to ship it in the base
install as a known starting point (especially for when binary patches
become a reality).