Re: status: hints on how to check your machine for intrusion

From: Willy Tarreau
Date: Sat Oct 01 2011 - 16:32:28 EST

On Sat, Oct 01, 2011 at 10:29:54PM +0200, Andreas Schwab wrote:
> Willy Tarreau <w@xxxxxx> writes:
> > I discovered that 002/022 are not the only differences. Adrian used
> > to set 2.6.16.x at umask 000, and Linus changed the user in the
> > tarballs several times (torvalds, then git, then root). I'm also
> > seeing a certain greg/users for 2.6.11.x :-)
> Obviously tarballs before 2.6.12 weren't created with git-archive and
> will contain unpredictable timestamps.

I did not remember when the git-tar command was introduced, but your
comment makes a lot of sense ! We're not much interested in 2.6.11
anyway I think.


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