Securing your PI

Install an antivirus scanner

Download it: – sudo apt-get install clamav

Update it: sudo freshclam  (if it fails run this first and try again: sudo pkill -15 -x freshclam)

Install a malware checker

Download it: sudo apt-get install rkhunter

Update it: sudo rkhunter –update (if it fails update the following file: /etc/rkhunter.conf as below)

UPDATE_MIRRORS=0 –> UPDATE_MIRRORS=1

MIRRORS_MODE=1 –> MIRRORS_MODE=0

WEB_CMD=”/bin/false” –> WEB_CMD=””

Run a full rootkit verification check of your system: sudo rkhunter -c –enable all –disable none

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