Category: Linux

Recover MySQL root password

You can recover a MySQL database server password with the following five easy steps: Step # 1 : Stop the MySQL service: # /etc/init.d/mysqld stop Step # 2: Start the MySQL server w/o password:

How to change mysql password?

If you have never set a root password for MySQL, the server does not require a password at all for connecting as root. To set up a root password for the first time, use the mysqladmin command at the shell…

Detecting rootkits under Linux

You can try the following tools to detect Linux rootkits: Zeppoo Software Zeppoo – Zeppoo allows you to detect rootkits on i386 and x86_64 architecture under Linux, by using /dev/kmem and /dev/mem. Moreover it can also detect hidden tasks, connections,…