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How do I enable logging of failed log in attempts and also monitor when an account has been locked out on My Windows 2000 AD server?

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Setup auditing as SIRBOUNTY commented.

Manage the eventlog afterwards:
EMCO EventLog Audit collects the eventlog from the computers on the LAN, to a database
http://www.1000files.com/Utilities/Network/EMCO_EventLog_Audit_6132_Review.html

Cybersafe Centrax Log Analyst Named Essential Microsoft Windows 2000 Security Utility
http://www.cybersafe.com/centrax/cla1.html

Event Log View EVT - analysis tool for rapid search through 64 archived logs
http://www.engagent.com/products/productsinfo.asp?product=event+log+view+evt

Sentry II enables you to manage and monitor your Windows NT/2000/XP/2003 event logs.
http://www.engagent.com/products/productsinfo.asp?product=Event+Log+Sentry

Proactively Monitor, Alert and Recover critical applications, servers and infrastructure equipment
http://www.ipmonitor.com/

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Jorgen Malmgren
IT-Supervisor
Denmark

:o) Your brain is like a parachute. It works best when it's open
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It's also easy to tye this on the run line
secpol.msc
and then go to local policies, audit poilicies. You can enable sucess and failure on each type.

You can use GFI's SELM can notify you when certain event occur in your event logs,
http://www.gfi.com/lanselm/

http://www.kiwisyslog.com/info_syslog.htm we use Kiwi to log our events and have a cron job parse the file every other minute looking for certain triggers
http://www.netikus.net/ Free for up to 3 servers I think

GL!
-rich
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:o) Glad I could help you - thank you for the points
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