Accounting enabled (UNIX)

Module: System Auditing

This check reports agents that are not running system accounting.

The following table lists the error message for the check.

Table: Error message for Accounting enabled

Message String ID and Category

Platform and Message Numeric ID

Message Title and Description

Additional Information


Category: Policy Compliance

UNIX (6130)

Title: Accounting is not enabled

Description:Accounting is not enabled on your system. Accounting should be enabled because it can provide valuable information when you suspect your system's security has been compromised.

Severity: red-4

Correctable: false

Snapshot Updatable: false

Template Updatable: false

Information Field Format: [%s]