I want to send IMS Server audit log ( eg username, date, logon successful, etc) to other device for audit purpose, but I cannot find stdout.log file in IMS installation folder.
But let say when I create an user and sso to the internal applications using this new user, I still can find the this action in audit data for reporting menu
why I cannot find stdout.log file and where exactly IMS server stores the audit data
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Updated on 2013-02-18T14:18:38Z at 2013-02-18T14:18:38Z by SystemAdmin
Tukkata 270004845284 Posts
Re: Cannot find audit log file while using IMS server2013-01-21T10:24:07ZThis is the accepted answer. This is the accepted answer.Hi achmadz,
I'm not sure about how to do that, but from my information hope this help.
In "Deployment Guide - Chapter 13. Logging, auditing, and reporting" document, it say "IBM Security Access Manager for Enterprise Single Sign-On can be configured to forward its audit log records to any external SysLog server ..."
I can't find more information about how to do that but I see in "ISAM ESSO IMS Configuration Utility" console, at Advanced settings >> IMS Server. Expand "Logging >> Syslog". There is "Syslog server hostname" field.
I the other way, as I know the log was kept in database. There are many database views such as "IMSLOGUSERACTIVITYR" that you may use with your audit device.
jtoma 270001YEC6874 Posts
Re: Cannot find audit log file while using IMS server2013-01-26T01:52:53ZThis is the accepted answer. This is the accepted answer.These types of logs are not stored in the stdout.log file. They are tracked in the database IMSLog* tables. You can use TCR Reports or other tools to pull the data from the DB.
SystemAdmin 110000D4XK704 Posts
Re: Cannot find audit log file while using IMS server2013-02-18T14:18:38ZThis is the accepted answer. This is the accepted answer.
- jtoma 270001YEC6
Sorry for late reply,
I can find the IMSLOGUSERACTIVITY table in my database after I check again,
Your advice was very helpful,
Thanks for your support,