glogwatch is a GKrellM plugin that alllows the monitoring of an arbitrary file, such as /var/log/messages, or a SNORT alert file, for changes. Once a change is detected, a timer is displayed showing the elapsed time since the change occurred. The timer is reset and re-armed when the user clicks on the plugin to view the file.
logn (login-notifier) notifies you about logins of other users. It uses the file /var/log/wtmp for this task and scans this file for login of users. When someone logs in (e.g., using ssh, telnet or FTP) an informational line about the login is printed on your console. To ease idling around on a remote machine with firewall/NAT between you and the remote machine, logn outputs an ASCII NUL character every 8 minutes.
Trace.java is a package used by Java programmers, testers, server administrators and others to understand what happened during the execution of a program. It doesn't generate tracing statements automatically; programmers have to add them. Trace messages go into an in-core ring buffer, a disk log, or both. The disk log can be fixed size with backups. What amount of detail gets logged can be controlled at runtime or launch time. The ring buffer and disk log can be controlled separately. Different subsystems of the code can be controlled independently.
LogJack extracts page view/file download counts and other information from Web server logs, and places the information in individual files for easy inclusion into dynamically-generated Web pages. After generating the initial data, LogJack continues to monitor things and update its files and reports.
pflogsumm.pl is designed to provide an over-view of postfix activity, with just enough detail to give the administrator a "heads up" for potential trouble spots. Reports includes: Total number of messages and bytes; Hosts/Domains; senders and Recipients; per-hour traffic reports; summaries of warnings, fatal errors, and panics; and so on ...
fireparse is an ADMLogger plugin that emails a report of all packets that have been logged by the kernel's packet filtering subsystem (iptables/netfilter or ipchains). The report includes source and destination ports, direction, logged packet count, matched rule, and fully resolved host names (if available). The email report can be formatted to plain text or a colored HTML table.
The ip-masq-log patch can be used on a masquerading firewall (NAT) to keep a log of all the outgoing masqueraded TCP connections. It's even possible to log the name of the user who has opened the connection. This can be a useful security tool for many small networks that are hidden by a masquerading box if users cannot be totally trusted.
Xtradius is a radius server that permits you to handle user authentication and accounting request via external scripts. You can handle script requests for user accounting, user authentication, NAS start and NAS stop packets. You can also write additional information into the NAS detail logfile. Parameters to scripts are passed via command line options or environment variables, making it very simple to implement SQL-based user accounting, authentication and account expiration. It is also compatible with "standard" cistron radius server.