man chkrootkit Command

Man page for apt-get chkrootkit Command

Man Page for chkrootkit in Linux

Ubuntu Man Command : man chkrootkit

Man Chkrootkit  Command

This tutorial shows the man page for man chkrootkit in linux.

Open terminal with 'su' access and type the command as shown below:
man chkrootkit

Result of the Command Execution shown below:

chkrootkit(1)                                                    chkrootkit(1)

chkrootkit Determine whether the system is infected with a rootkit

chkrootkit [OPTION]... [TESTNAME]...

chkrootkit examines certain elements of the target system and deter
mines whether they have been tampered with. Some tools which chkrootkit
applies while analyzing binaries and log files can be found at

h Print a short help message and exit.

V Print version information and exit.

l Print available tests.

d Enter debug mode.

x Enter expert mode.

e Exclude known false positive files/dirs, quoted, space sepa

q Enter quiet mode.

r dir Use dir as the root directory.

p dir1:dir2:dirN
Specify the path for the external commands used by chkrootkit.

n skip NFS mounted dirs

Manual page written by Yotam Rubin and lantz
moore for the Debian project. It may be used by


10 January 2003 chkrootkit(1)

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