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Computer languages Perl  +
Full description Procwatch watches a /proc filesystem for nProcwatch watches a /proc filesystem for new processes. When a process is created, procwatch reports the time, the username, the PID, and the binary that was run. Its output is suitable for logging to log files and is geared for system administrators who are testing a new but as yet untrusted UNIX system. Although it cannot detect, and is not proof against, hacked loadable kernel modules that have modified /proc, it is useful in watching for possible rogue binaries.l in watching for possible rogue binaries.
Homepage URL  +
Interface command-line  +
Internet-application security  +
Is GNU false  +
Keywords security  + , system administration  + , monitor  + , process  + , procwatch  +
Last review by Janet Casey +
Last review date 26 November 2001  +
License Perl +
License verified by Janet Casey  +
License verified date 26 March 2001  +
Name procwatch  +
Real name Adam Guyot  +
Related projects Ps-watcher +
Resource URL  +
Resource audience Bug Tracking  + , Developer  + , Support  +
Resource kind E-mail  +
Revisionid 1,483  +
Revisiontimestamp 12 April 2011 08:52:17  +
Revisionuser User:WikiSysop +
Role Maintainer  +
Runs-on GNU/Linux  +
Short description Watches a /proc filesystem for new messages  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
Use internet-application  + , security  + , system-administration  +
User level none  +
Version comment 1.2 stable released 2001-11-23
Version date 23 November 2001  +
Version download  +
Version identifier 1.2  +
Version status stable  +
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