I've found out the process [sync_supers] running twice, using 100% of cpu each of those.

It was triggered by the user share which is a user to access a share folder used by Samba users. The user share has access only to /home/share.

lucas@arturito:~$ cat /etc/passwd | grep share

I've never seen that process before and as per the stats I got from Munin, it's been running for an hour or so.

munin stats

What's the sync_supers process? Is my box compromised?

I've ran chkrootkit, rkhunter and debsums and everything seems to be ok ...

I'm running:

No LSB modules are available.
Distributor ID: Ubuntu
Description:    Ubuntu 14.04.5 LTS
Release:    14.04
Codename:   trusty

Linux arturito 3.13.0-100-generic #147-Ubuntu SMP Tue Oct 18 16:48:51 UTC 2016 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux

I killed the process and it went away.

I'm kind of concerned about this. Is there anything else that I should do?

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