Unnilennium aka Jean-Philippe PIALASSE (Contrib)
- Rkhunter searches for rootkits and other abnormalities.
it needs the packages smeserver-rkhunter and rkhunter
/usr/bin/yum install smeserver-rkhunter --enablerepo=smecontribs
- Log in (with username root) to the SMEserver console.
- Install smeserver-Rkhunter
/usr/bin/yum install smeserver-rkhunter --enablerepo=smecontribsYou will get a y/N-question, answer y if it looks fine. There is no need to reboot the server. Note: for SME10, you need to add the epel repository to get the latest rkhunter:
/usr/bin/yum install smeserver-rkhunter --enablerepo=smecontribs,epel
- you should then issue:
Alternatively you can use the server-manager panel "Software installer" to add a new package and select smeserver-Rkhunter (repo smecontribs must be enabled) then do the reconfiguration and reboot task, instead of steps 1 and 2, then refresh your browser and configure Rkhunter,.
as root you can check the current configuration :
db configuration show rkhunter rkhunter=service DisableTests=apps,suspscan,system_commands status=enabled
to set a new value just issue ( where you change VALUE and OPTION by the appropriate data):
db configuration setprop rkhunter OPTION VALUE signal-event remoteaccess-update
here you can set a string of disabled tests separated by ","(default is apps,suspscan,system_commands)
as an example you can avoid alert about deleted file by adding ,deleted_files ( see bug [SME: 3830])
see rkhunter doc for more informations
allow to set the mail where you want to send daily report, default is blank for "root"
config setprop rkhunter mail email@example.com signal-event remoteaccess-update
default is blank
- no - perform normal report scan (default)
- yes - perform detailed report scan (includes application check)
config setprop rkhunter DIAG_SCAN yes signal-event remoteaccess-update
recipient to send a mail in case of warning. Default is empty. for example
config setprop rkhunter mailWarn firstname.lastname@example.org signal-event remoteaccess-update
active or deactivate rkhunter : enabled (default)/ disabled
config setprop rkhunter status disabled signal-event remoteaccess-update
This configuration was removed for SME10 version >= 6 as the issue has been resolved in the rkhunter code.
enabled or disabled (default is empty for disabled.
As per issue CVE-2017-7480 you should keep this as disabled !
yum remove smeserver-Rkhunter Rkhunter
or alternatively just remove them from the server-manager "Software installer"
consult RKH documentation and mailing list in case of warnings, it could be false positive. See bug [SME:4614].
Check installed version
yum info installed smeserver-rkhunter
Please raise bugs under the SME Contribs section in bugzilla .
Only released version in smecontrib are listed here.
- Add Update event to createlinks [SME: 11025]
- Eliminated rpmbuild "bogus date" warnings due to inconsistent weekday,
- Revert patch to suppress update as the exploit has been fixed [SME: 11025]
- Import in SME10 tree [SME: 11025]
2017/07/06 Jean-Philipe Pialasse 1.4.0-4.sme
- disabling as default update for rkh because of CVE-2017-7480 [SME: 10376]