Rootkit Hunter [rkhunter]


Rootkit Hunter (RKH) is an easy-to-use tool which checks computers running UNIX (clones) for the presence of rootkits and other unwanted tools.

project page

http://rkhunter.sourceforge.net

rkhunter installation

sudo apt install rkhunter

Update the entire file properties database

sudo rkhunter --propupd

Check for updates to database files

sudo rkhunter --update

Check the local system

sudo rkhunter --check