Monday, June 24, 2013

Tracking User Logins, Logouts and Bad Login Attempts on LFS (Linux From Scratch)

From Linux From Scratch 7.3:

The /var/log/wtmp file records all logins and logouts.

The /var/log/lastlog file records when each user last logged in.

The /var/log/btmp file records the bad login attempts.

The /run/utmp file records the users that are currently logged in. This file is created dynamically in the boot scripts.

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