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prshah
May 7th, 2008, 08:40 AM
Hello,

I'd like to know, from a security standpoint, if there is any way of capturing keystrokes in Linux. Kind of like Windows Keyloggers.

I understand that it will need root privileges etc, but I'm be curious to know.

Considering that everything is a device file in linux, I assume that it will be really easy... anybody have any thoughts?

Xiong Chiamiov
May 7th, 2008, 08:43 AM
I'm pretty sure that you could, given the correct priviledges and all. I wouldn't have a clue how to go about doing so, but...

tamoneya
May 7th, 2008, 08:43 AM
http://sourceforge.net/projects/lkl/

sudo apt-get install lkl