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Old 10-22-2004, 07:19 AM   #1
diego-bellini
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to understand log file


Hi,
I'm a novice in security system.

I would undestand format firewall's logs or format log of any applications relate to security problems (for example al ssh's logs).

Have you any idea where I can begin from ?

Have you got any particular link?

Who can help me ?

Hi Diego
 
Old 10-22-2004, 07:31 AM   #2
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Cool logfiles

Hya there,


This could give ya a clue .


http://www.linuxplanet.com/linuxplanet/tutorials/929/2/
 
Old 10-22-2004, 07:53 AM   #3
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Hi Diego, welcome to LQ.org!

Probably the best collection of links is unSpawn's sticky thread in this forum.

Click. Read. Learn.

Enjoy!
--- Cerbere
 
Old 10-22-2004, 12:51 PM   #4
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If you're having problems sorting out important security-related events, you might want to look into logwatch or sawmill.
 
  


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