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Junior Guru Wannabe
Join Date: Mar 2004
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Just wondering if this is normal (or how do I clean it). When I clicked on check for trojans in WHM I got this:
Appears Clean


Scanning for Trojan Horses.....

Possible Trojan - /usr/bin/curl

Possible Trojan - /usr/bin/pear

2 POSSIBLE Trojans Detected

What should I do now?

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Join Date: Dec 2001
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Try using chkrootkit from and rootkithunter from

They will provide a better check.

Thank you.

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WHM trojan finder is trash. dont rely on it.

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