I am on Ubuntu, I am trying to install rkhunter.

I've tried

apt-get install rkhunter


But then, I did

rkhunter --update

I kept getting

Invalid WEB_CMD configuration option: Relative pathname: "/bin/false"


Apparently it is caused by a security update that disabled remote downloading of updates. I have seen the recommendation to replace in /etc/rkhunter.conf:




However, I don't see the point since the update will fail. I think you should leave it to /bin/false, ignore the message and rely on aptitude for the updates.

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