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 Entrap: A File Integrity Checker

"Verifying the integrity of files is an important systems administration task. Well-known systems administration authority Æleen Frisch says that "minimally, you should periodically check the ownership and permissions of important system files and directories." One method for verifying files is to take a snapshot of the system in a pristine state and compare it against subsequent snapshots."

 (Submitted by Noel Tue Nov 23, 2004 )


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