This material contains an overview of the auditing subsystem.
It describes in general terms:
the purpose of auditing
how the auditing subsystem works
the events mechanism
the audit event log file
default settings and tunable parameters
the auditing commands
This material is intended to give you a high-level understanding of the
features of the auditing subsystem and their interactions.
In most cases, it does not contain detailed technical information.
Instead, you are referred to more detailed
information located elsewhere.
The purpose of auditing