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passlogd is a purpose-built sniffer for capturing syslog messages in transit
passlogd is a purpose-built sniffer for capturing syslog messages in transit. This allows for backup logging to be performed on a machine with no open ports. Useful if your log server is compromised or you don't want to sift through a terabyte of sniffer logs. Passlogd is currently under development, so check back here for bugfixes, new features, etc. If you find bugs, please let me know, and by all means, send me a patch.
-h display this message
-s log captured messages to local syslog
-r reverse lookup ip addresses
-d debug mode
-i ignore packets from
-p listen for syslog packets to (default: 514)
-e set the interface to listen on
-f log to (default: /var/log/passlog)
-S use syslog format in logfile
What's New in This Release:
fixed a problem with the -e option that caused a crash, and updated to allow use of the 'all' interface. thanks to Alberto Roman Linacero for the patch.
updated copyright information.
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