|Applies To||Authentication Manager 6.1.x|
Event Viewer Application Log
Summary of Log to System Log option to direct Authentication Manager-related
|Issue||How to send SecurID logs to syslog for monitoring|
|Resolution||Log monitoring of logs is an important aspect of Security. The 6.1.x server cannot directly send messages to a SysLog server.|
Log to System Log is an option that allows for sending RealTime authentication messages to the Operating System Event Log (Windows) or System Log (UNIX)
Click Start > Programs > RSA Security > RSA Authentication Manager Host Mode
Click Log > Edit System Log Parameters?
Select Messages from the Message Types Column and Move to the Selected Messages Column. Leave other default values. Click OK.
Next Click Log Filtering > Configure This setting -filters- messages from the SecurID logs.
Any Item in the Not Logged Column, will not be sent to the Event Log or System Log.
Once these two items are set. Click Log > Log to System Log.
This is an easy way to turn on/off messages to the Event Log or System Log.
Customers must use a third-party monitoring tool to extract the Event Logs (Windows) or System Log (Unix)
Connect to the system via SSH.
Change to ACEPROG and run ./sdadmin Follow the the menu items above.
|Notes||Follow your Operating System guide regarding storage of these logs. Maintain adequate disk space.|
|Legacy Article ID||a54309|