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portsentry logs

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by olivier222333, Feb 26, 2005.

  1. olivier222333

    olivier222333 Well-Known Member
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    hi

    I dont know how to log portsentry attacks

    I added: local0.* /var/log/portsentry in /etc/syslog.conf

    restarted syslog and portsentry..
    but nothing appeard in /var/log/portsentry directory...

    how to log the attacks?

    thanks
     
  2. chirpy

    chirpy Well-Known Member

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    Go on, have a guess
    AFAIK, portsentry doesn't use syslog. The logs are stored in /var/portsentry/*

    Having said that, I'd strongly recommend using an SPI in/outgoing port filtering firewall instead, it's a much better solution to using portsentry.
     
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