Bug#804543: rkhunter: unhide.rb moved to new pathname, and the whitelist entry should be adapted

Eriberto eriberto at eriberto.pro.br
Mon Nov 9 14:39:46 UTC 2015

Thanks for your message Christoph.

I am adding Francois in Cc.

I suggested (as sponsor) to Giovani to move the unhide.rb from
/usr/bin to /usr/sbin, because to get a full reply from the OS, you
need some privileges. Other fact is the upstream manpage is level 8,
signaling this situation. Also, the unhide (other package) is at

Francois, can you update the SCRIPTWHITELIST entry? Do you agree with my POV?

Thanks guys!



2015-11-09 11:30 GMT-02:00 Christoph Anton Mitterer <calestyo at scientia.net>:
> Package: rkhunter
> Version: 1.4.2-4
> Severity: normal
> Hi.
> Apparently unhide.rb moved from /usr/bin to /usr/sbin, even though
> its changelog doesn't tell this (CCing Giovani therefore, so he
> can tell whether this is permanent or just by accident).
> Therefore rkhunter's previous SCRIPTWHITELIST entry won't work
> anymore and should be adapted.
> Cheers,
> Chris.
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