Track all su/root usage

Posted on 2011-03-15
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Last Modified: 2013-12-28
I want to track all the su/root activities.
If I set to the syslog.conf *emerg, *alert,*crit,*err,*warning,*notice,*info and *debug I will be ok?
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woolmilkporc earned 200 total points
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there is a dedicated log for "su" under Solaris:


No need for syslog.


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thanks woolm!  will this also have all root activity or just su?
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Just su.

To track all activity you'll have to set up auditing.
Syslog will not help here.

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ok I will open a new question about that then, thanks!

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