Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 693767
Chkrootkit generates warning of a suckit rootkit infection of the /sbin/init file
Last modified: 2011-05-20 10:58:28 EDT
Description of problem: Whenever chrootkit is run it generates a warning that /sbin/init is infeted by suckit rootkit.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): Fedora 15 Alpha LXDE.
How reproducible: Everytime chrootkit is ran whether from a fresh install or updated.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. run chkrootkit
Actual results: Searching Suckit rootkit .... WARNING: /sbin/init is INFECTED.
Additional info: Downloaded .iso file from bittorrent. File integrity was verified before installing. When bug was discovered the file was downloaded again and verified before performing another clean install.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 636231 ***