[CentOS] Is there an sshguard script for logwatch?

Jason Pyeron

jpyeron at pdinc.us
Thu Nov 21 21:41:19 UTC 2019

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Always Learning
> Sent: Thursday, November 21, 2019 4:25 PM
> On Thu, 2019-11-21 at 13:44 +0100, Adrian van Bloois wrote:
> > I wonder if there is a script to analyze logfiles for llogwatch and
> > sshguard?
> > Anyone knows?
> You can take an existing script, for another piece of software reported
> by Logwatch, retain the beginning and ending parts, and create your own
> version.  The completed script should be placed in /etc to ensure it is
> not over-written by software updates.

A supplemental RPM will help you with this ...

> It can be difficult sorting-out the names of the different scripts and
> their directory locations, but I did it despite being unfamiliar with
> the programming language - Python ?

There is a logwatch mailing list, I am on it...

If you need help authoring it, post there. Logwatch-devel on lists.sourceforge.net

> I did it in C5 and C6 for Exim some years ago and the result was ideal
> for my requirements.


Jason Pyeron

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