why introducing hidden directories in /etc
omajid at redhat.com
Tue Dec 6 14:51:20 UTC 2011
On 12/05/2011 05:26 PM, Kevin Fenzi wrote:
> Well, this happens... one thing that would be nice is if folks gave the
> rkhunter maintainers (of which I am one) a heads up so we could add it
> to the whitelist.
Apologies. I assumed (incorrectly it turns out) that rkhunter folks were
aware of this. Google shows thousands of results for:
rkhunter "hidden directory found" "etc/java" 
Some of them include other distributions noting  and whitelisting
/etc/.java/  specifically.
> Otherwise we are just reacting when users see it.
> In any case, will try and get this updated soon...
Thanks, much appreciated!
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