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audit_event - audit event descriptions

 

NAME

      audit_event - audit event descriptions
 

DESCRIPTION

      The audit_event file contains descriptions of the auditable events on the
      system.  Each line maps an audit event number to a name, a description,
      and a class.  Entries are of the form:
 
            eventnum:eventname:description:eventclass
 
      Each eventclass should have a corresponding entry in the audit_class(5)
      file.
 
      Example entries in this file are:
 
            0:AUE_NULL:indir system call:no
            1:AUE_EXIT:exit(2):pc
            2:AUE_FORK:fork(2):pc
            3:AUE_OPEN:open(2):fa
 

FILES

      /etc/security/audit_event
      audit(4), audit_class(5), audit_control(5), audit_user(5)
 

HISTORY

      The OpenBSM implementation was created by McAfee Research, the security
      division of McAfee Inc., under contract to Apple Computer Inc. in 2004.
      It was subsequently adopted by the TrustedBSD Project as the foundation
      for the OpenBSM distribution.
 

AUTHORS

      This software was created by McAfee Research, the security research divi‐
      sion of McAfee, Inc., under contract to Apple Computer Inc.  Additional
      authors include Wayne Salamon, Robert Watson, and SPARTA Inc.
 
      The Basic Security Module (BSM) interface to audit records and audit
      event stream format were defined by Sun Microsystems.
 

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