Unix Based question.

Posted on 2011-10-27
Last Modified: 2013-11-22
Can we find all  the activity that took place on 10/21 for server x. If so how?
Question by:new_perl_user
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    Possibly.  It depends on the specific flavor of unix, and what type of auditing is configured.  Most systems do not have detailed auditing configured by default though, so you may not be able to get that much detail.
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    What kind of activity are you looking for? What kind of Unix/Linux?
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    "man accton" - posix accounting facility, records what process runs at particular time.

    (you need to install acct or psacct or audit package if no such command on your system)

    More detailed reporting will require more details from your system - namely "uname -a"

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