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Old 05-17-2011, 06:41 PM   #1
kumarullal
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How to detect which PC (IP Address) copied files in an NFS folder?


Hi,
I have iomega appliance, which is based on Debian distribution. There is an NFS share that I have created which is without password.
Since it is without password, there are some viruses copied. I want to find out which IP address is the source of these files. In other words, I want to know which PC is copying these infected files on the NFS share.
Is there a way to find out?
Thanks in advance.
 
Old 05-18-2011, 02:09 PM   #2
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other than installing a network sniffer, I don't know what you could do. And it would only trap future file accesses.

maybe NFS can be set to log accesses.

Here is a good read about nfs security
http://nfs.sourceforge.net/nfs-howto/ar01s06.html
 
Old 05-18-2011, 05:44 PM   #3
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Thanks for your response pide.
How would I set NFS to log access?
I would appreciate, it you could give me some pointers.
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