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Greetings to all, I am a complete newbie to linux. I am currently taking a course at Devry university called netw240. I am in my 2nd week of class and am required to turn in a paper at the end of the coures were I write an automated shell script. I am currently using Fedora 12 on a Vmware player and want to try to write a script that automates the process of Logging user login activity to detect unauthorized remote access attempts.
I am looking for pointers on were to start, examples, ect.. anything that can get me started. Also, is this type of script to much for a beginner?