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Old 12-31-2004, 08:59 AM   #1
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log summary?

How can I get a summary of logs such as this: -j DROP # illegal ssh login attempt 22.9.2004 -j DROP # illegal ssh login attempt 22.9.2004 -j DROP # illegal ssh login attempt 23.9.2004 -j DROP # illegal ssh login attempt 23.9.2004 -j DROP # illegal ssh login attempt 24.9.2004 -j DROP # illegal ssh login attempt 24.9.2004

Old 12-31-2004, 09:48 AM   #2
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You can use something like swatch, logwatch, logsurfer, logrep or you can write a simple script to parse messages in the system logs and output a report in the format you desire.


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