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24 02, 2012

Server Resource Usage

By |February 24th, 2012|Apache, Logs, Server Load|0 Comments

We can trace the user responsible for high web server resource usage by the folowing command ————————— cat /etc/httpd/logs/access_log | grep mp3 cat /etc/httpd/logs/access_log | grep rar cat /etc/httpd/logs/access_log | grep wav etc cat /etc/httpd/logs/access_log | grep 408 can be used to check for DDOS attacks on the server. cat /etc/httpd/logs/access_log | grep rar ————————— [...]

23 02, 2012

Secure And Authentication logs

By |February 23rd, 2012|linux, Logs|0 Comments

Authentication attempts: Location : /var/log/secure Description : Logs all daemons which requires PAM Authentication, it also logs actions performed in cPanel that require privilege escalation.. Tracking all Bad Logins and Logouts: Location : /var/log/btmp Description : Log of all attempted bad logins to the system. Accessed via the lastb command.. Tracking all Logins and Logouts: [...]

23 02, 2012

mysql logs

By |February 23rd, 2012|linux, Logs, Mysql|0 Comments

MySQL General Information and Errors : Location : /var/lib/mysql/$(hostname).err Description : This path could vary, but is generally located in /var/lib/mysql. Could also be located at /var/log/mysqld.log

23 02, 2012

ftp logs

By |February 23rd, 2012|linux, Logs|0 Comments

FTP Logins and General Errors: Location : /var/log/messages Description : General information and login attempts are logged here.. FTP Transactions logging: Location : /var/log/xferlog or /var/log/messages Description : Is a symbolic link in most cases to /usr/local/apache/domlogs/ftpxferlog, which contains a history of the transactions made by FTP users...

23 02, 2012

exim mail logs

By |February 23rd, 2012|linux, Logs|0 Comments

Message Reception and Delivery: Location : /var/log/exim_mainlog or /var/log/exim/mainlog Description : Receives an entry every time a message is received or delivered. Exim ACLs/Policies based RejectLog : Location : /var/log/exim_rejectlog Description : An entry is written to this log every time a message is rejected based on either ACLs or other policies eg: aliases configured [...]

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