Configuring Syslog for CRYPTOCard CRYPTO-Shield
To configure your CRYPTOCard CRYPTO-Shield device to forward syslog events:
- Log in to your CRYPTOCard CRYPTO-Shield device.
- Configure the following System Configuration parameters:
You must have CRYPTOCard Operator access with the assigned default Super-Operator system role to access the System Configuration parameters.
log4j.appender.<protocol>- Directs the logs to a syslog host where:
<protocol> is the type of log appender, that determines where you want to send logs for storage. The options are as follows: ACC, DBG, or LOG. For this parameter, type the following entry: org.apache.log4j.net.SyslogAppender
log4j.appender.<protocol>.SyslogHost <IP address>- Type the IP address or host name of the syslog server where:
<Protocol> is the type of log appender, that determines where you want to send logs for storage. The options are as follows: ACC, DBG, or LOG.
<IP address> is the IP address of the JSA host to which you want to send logs.
Specify the IP address parameter after the
log4j.apender.<protocol>parameter is configured.
The configuration is complete. Events that are forwarded to JSA by CRYPTOCard CRYPTO-Shield are displayed on the Log Activity tab.