Re: Group thoughts on: Anti-virus tools
- Date: Mon, 11 Mar 2019 10:51:12 +0000
- From: Paul Sutton <zleap@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Group thoughts on: Anti-virus tools
On 10/03/2019 15:04, Sven Hartge wrote:
> deb <deb@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> a. What does the group suggest running on debian beyond
>> - chkrootkit
>> - rkhunter
> Crap, unmaintained.
> Both tools produce more false positives than finding anything, just
> creating a false sense of security while providing no security benefit
Not just a false sense of security, but for anyone who is new or
inexperienced a false positive creates extra worry as you are unsure if
it real or otherwise.
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