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Old 9th May 2013, 17:12
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Originally Posted by Ovidiu View Post
Here comes another question:

I just got a report by the daily maldet run that informed me about 2 infected and quarantined files. Now I am wondering why the files have not been picked up by the monitor? maldet IS running as a monitor...

Shouldn't maldet running as monitor with inotify send me emails when an infection was found?
No, maldet monitor doesn't e-mail you immediatly. Instead the detection is logged, which is then e-mailed when /etc/cron.daily/maldet is ran. The cron script checks if a monitor is running and then runs maldet --report-daily.
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