Ed.Greshko at greshko.com
Thu Mar 14 15:44:18 UTC 2013
On 03/14/13 22:28, Matthew J. Roth wrote:
> You have denyhosts configured to monitor '/var/log/messages' but failed login
> attempts are being logged to '/etc/log/auth.log'.
> In '/etc/denyhosts.conf' (or whatever file is used to configure denyhosts on
> Ubuntu) set:
> # Ubuntu
> SECURE_LOG = /etc/log/auth.log
> # Redhat or Fedora Core:
> #SECURE_LOG = /var/log/secure
Just a note of interest. It seems there is a bit of inconsistency between Ubuntu releases/versions. Today I installed 12.04 LTS + denyhosts. The default denyhosts.conf contains
# Mac OS X (v10.3 or earlier):
SECURE_LOG = /var/log/auth.log
>From now on, at least during winter time, Im going to blame all spelling an grammar erros on the cat sitting on my chest every time I sit down at the computer....
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