FTP debug logging disabled (UNIX)

Module: Network Integrity

This check reports systems where FTP debug logging is not enabled. The check examines the FTP command line parameters in the inetd.conf or xinetd.conf file and checks for correct configuration entries in the syslog.conf file.

The following table lists the error message for the check.

Table: Error message for FTP debug logging disabled

Message String ID and Category

Platform and Message Numeric ID

Message Title and Description

Additional Information


Category: Change Notification

UNIX (6420)

Title: FTP not configured to log debug messages

Description:The file transfer protocol (FTP) daemon is not configured to log debug information.

Severity: yellow-1

Correctable: false

Snapshot Updatable: false

Template Updatable: false

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