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Old 09-03-2009, 11:46 PM   #1
viziony
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what log file would tell me who is trying to hack my site?


Just curious as to what log(s) I should be looking at to determine if someone is trying to ssh into my site and such? Thanks!
 
Old 09-03-2009, 11:52 PM   #2
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Hey visiony,

Thats a little vague.. each application may log its messages to different places,

eg.

/var/log/secure - libwrap compiled daemons
/var/log/messages - pretty much the default log location
/var/log/httpd/access_log - apache access logs
/var/log/httpd/error_log - apache error logs

cheers,

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