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systemd unit files for CFEngine

Learning more of systemd has been on my agenda since the release of Debian 8 “Jessie”. With the new year I decided that I had procrastinated enough, I made a plan and started to study according to the plan. 267 more words


Identifying Attacks On Apache Web Server Through Log Analysis

Analysis of the logs needs pure search skills that help you to spot the security issues. Here in this blog I will be shedding the light on how to spot the attacks by analyzing the apache web server logs. 1,114 more words


Getting value from your proxy logs

In a previous post I mentioned that IPFire makes for a good proxy server. It’s quick to install and setup. So what do you do with the information from… 402 more words


Managing system services with CFEngine

I have experienced that when people talk about a system’s configuration, they mostly think of software to be installed and configuration files to be deployed. That’s true, they are part of a system configuration, but there’s more to it — … 790 more words


Configure rsyslog centralized logging server in RHEL

In just 5 minutes, you can be logging all of your network devices to a single, central log server over UDP. UDP is the chosen protocol because it’s faster than TCP . 178 more words


Syslog data and Azure Operational Insights

Very recently Microsoft added Azure diagnostic extension for Linux VM in Azure. Working with Operational Insight in OMS you will probably want to have that data there. 55 more words


vSphere 6 Dump / Syslog Collector: PowerCLI Script

This is a quick update for a post I previously wrote on configuring vSphere 5 Syslog and Network Dump Collectors. You can find it here… 618 more words