7.0 Configuring the Secure Logging Server

The Secure Logging Server manages the flow of information to and from the NovellĀ® auditing system. It receives incoming events and requests from the Platform Agents, logs information to the data store, monitors designated events, and provides filtering and notification services. It can also be configured to automatically reset critical system attributes according to a specified policy.

You configure the Secure Logging Server using the Novell Audit iManager plug-in. If you are performing an upgrade, configuring the Secure Logging Server is optional because your Novell Audit environment continues to operate with your previous configuration.

The following sections review how to configure the Secure Logging Server and how to configure a system with multiple Secure Logging Servers: