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From: Gavin Seddon <gavin.m.seddon@...>
Subject: Re: /var/log
Date: Wed, 21 Dec 2005 12:50:41 +0000
Sorry,
I also use 'metalog.


On Wed, 2005-12-21 at 12:45 +0000, Craig Webster wrote:
> On 21 Dec 2005, at 12:32, Gavin Seddon wrote:
> > I have been looking in '/var/log' for users logging on.  The files and
> > directories in there are fastidiously organised (to say the least).
> > Better than usual UNIX distros.  What is the best place to look for
> > logins/hacks.
> 
> Which syslog daemon do you use? How is it configured?
> 
> I use metalog and I get password failure notices in /var/log/pwdfail/*
> 
> You could also run
> lastlog  |grep -v '**Never logged in**'
> to see when people last logged in.
> 
> Yours,
> Craig
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> 
> 
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Dr Gavin Seddon
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University of Manchester
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