Rootkit scanner is scanning tool to ensure you for about 99.9%* you're clean of nasty tools. This tool scans for rootkits, backdoors and local exploits by running tests like:
on 10/01/2009 – Made popular on 10/01/2009
On Linux, there are several rootkit scanner tools that help project against known or potential rootkits. One such rootkit detection tool is called Rootkit Hunter (rkhunter). This tutorial describes how to scan a Linux system for rootkits by using rkhunter.