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Joomla! - System - Syslog AuthLog - Plugin

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A Syslog authentication logger plugin for Joomla 3, which logs selected authentication events to AUTH log.

Logged Events
- User login
- User login failure
- User logout
- User logout failure

Which data is logged?

System syslog for:
- Date
- Time

Plugin logs:
- Severity
- Systemuser (for virtual environments)
- Event
- Username
- Details (if any)
- User remote IP Addr

Features

Configurable options:

Log mode:
- succesful and failed
- failed only
Log event:
- all events
- only login
- only logout
Log environment:
- front- and backend
- backend only

syslog entry

Format: 'Dec 27 13:14:14 host jauthlog[PID]: [SYSUSER] {PRIORITY} {EVENT} {USERNAME} {ADMIN} {MESSAGE} from {CLIENTIP}'

Syslog facility: LOG_AUTH

Syslog priority:
- LOGINFO ~ Normal log entry
- LOG
WARNING ~ Failure conditions

Easy to use with fail2ban

German/English/Italian translation included


Simple and Effective


Posted on 03 March 2016
Functionality

Very good in combination with fail2ban decreases Brutforce-Attacks (Logins in Front- and Backend) a lot.

Ease of use

Very easy.

Support

Response is fast.

Documentation

Quite well documented.

I used this to: A few Joomla based websites on my server. Radio, Community, personal Website.

syslogauthlog

Version:
1.4
Developer:
marneu
Last updated:
Nov 15 2016
Date added:
Dec 27 2014
License:
AGPL
Type:
Free download
Includes:
Compatibility:
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