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 Capturing the signals from UNIX kernel
Author: michayu 
Date:   27-12-01 18:56

From : Mr Michel AGOVIC, Paris, France
Mail : michayu@yahoo.com
Date : 26 Dec 2001
Subject : Capturing the signals from UNIX kernel

Here is the description of the problem that I would like to resolve.
Is there any way to capture the signals whenever UNIX file-system
has changed? Here are the possibilities that I am interesting about:
(1) Creating of a file
(2) Moving or renaming of a file
(3) Modification of the file-content
(4) Deleting of a file
I am interested if there is some way to get a real-time information
about these 4 actions made on a UNIX file-system? I suppose thet kernel
could send a signal whenever some of these actions has been done. Is
there anyone that has any idea about that? I would like to write a C
program on UNIX that will be a kind of a WATCHDOG, always active, and
that would informe us about any modification of a file-system. This
program would catch a signal in real-time, and write a line containing
the file pathname, type of modification and a date+time.

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 Re: Capturing the signals from UNIX kernel
Author: vader 
Date:   28-12-01 02:22

hi there
have u tried tripware?????
its good to monitoring the integrity of your system
<www.tripwire.org>

i think i also in the ports tree
/usr/ports/security/

another good source is
http://www.defcon1.org/~ghostrdr/FreeBSD-STABLE_and_IPFILTER.html

well
i hope this helpsmichayu wrote:

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 Re: Capturing the signals from UNIX kernel
Author: vader 
Date:   28-12-01 02:23

ups
forget about this @!#$:

"i hope this helpsmichayu wrote:"

what i mean is i hop this helps

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