Logs 101, or how I learned to stop worrying and love the log

Back in my early days in the industry a grizzled veteran imbued in me the importance of logs, and how they will save your backside time after time after time. These were the days when “have you turned it off and back on again” were my default position. We all started somewhere, right? Anyhow - I’m a few years down the line and I totally understand why that grizzled vet was so keen on logs. And this blog tries
- Logs 101, or how I learned to stop worrying and love the log

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How do you log yours?

I speak to a number of people about security related issues in their infrastructure, and while most of them understand the importance of logs I'm always amazed that so few are doing anything to protect the integrity of their logs, or leverage them. I get it: logs are about as sexy as backup, but they're also important in exactly the same way: you don't really care about them until you need them. Let's say you've had a breach (and chances
- How do you log yours?

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