A Standard Audit Trail Format

  title={A Standard Audit Trail Format},
  author={Matt Bishop},
Introduction The central role of audit trails, or (more properly) logs, in security monitoring needs little description, for it is too well known for any to doubt it. Auditing, or the analysis of logs, is a central part of security not only in computer system security but also in analyzing financial and other non-technical systems. As part of this process, it is often necessary to reconcile logs from different sources. Consider for example intrusion detection over a network. In this scenario… CONTINUE READING
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