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Re: Eternal 'good file hashes' list




Le Mar 20 octobre 2009 10:20, Tomas Mraz a écrit :

> What would this be good for? Actually for some files it would be a known
> bad file hashes because these files (binaries or scripts) would contain
> known vulnerabilities and so knowing that you have a file that was once
> included in Fedora does not guarantee you almost anything.

It would help a lot tripwire-like apps. When the hash db is generated on-site
it typically can not distinguish between changes done by legit updates and
manual changes.

-- 
Nicolas Mailhot



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