[CentOS] crontab for nobody

Anne Wilson cannewilson at googlemail.com
Sun Jul 20 15:17:46 UTC 2008


On Sunday 20 July 2008 14:05:45 Jim Perrin wrote:
> On Sun, Jul 20, 2008 at 4:55 AM, Anne Wilson <cannewilson at googlemail.com> 
wrote:
> > Every day I see this in chkrootkit's log -
> >
> > Checking `crontab'... Warning: crontab for nobody found, possible
> > Lupper.Worm... not infected
> >
> > I know I met this once before, but I can't remember whether there is any
> > cure for it.  It doesn't seem possible to remove nobody in kcron, and
> > there are no tasks set.  What could/should I do about it?
>
> What does 'crontab -u nobody -l' show ?

Nothing at all - it just returns to the prompt.

Anne
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