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Does anyone have a list of major event alerts

Posted on 2013-01-06
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I use Spiceworks and can't manage all the alerts I get.   So I need to create my own monitors/alerts.  I'm hoping someone has put together a list of what major events should be monitored!  I asked Spiceworks community,  but got noreply.
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by:Sushil Sonawane
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Refer below link to monitors event log major.

http://www.manageengine.com/products/eventlog/windows-event-log-management.html

You can achieve this through Eventlog Analyzer provided by manageeneing.com

For download refer below link:

http://www.manageengine.com/products/eventlog/
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by:KCTS
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See http://kb.monitorware.com/kbeventdb.html for a full list of events - what you need to monitor depends on you and your circumsyances
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jjjosef earned 500 total points
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Here is a list of All critical events that should be monitor in active directory

Logon failure
Account lockout
Security policy failure
Domain Controller failure
Application failure
Account creation failure
Inconsistent directory data

Unexpected Shutdown- Event ID:6008
For planned reboot-      Event ID:1074 &1076

Reference : http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb727046.aspx

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/magazine/ff521760.aspx
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by:J.R. Sitman
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Sorry for the delay in getting to this.  I'll post later today or tomorrow.
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by:J.R. Sitman
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thanks, very helpful
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