Encrypted syslog over network

Erik Norgaard norgaard at locolomo.org
Fri Jan 27 01:25:32 PST 2006


I was thinking, is there any way of secure syslogging to a different 

AFAIK syslog uses udp/514 and I would like to monitor a number of remote 

Now, for privacy and security reasons, I would like that the syslog 
messages are sent encrypted. This may require pre-shared keys as the udp 
protocol does not include a handshake and key exchange.

Any solution for this? syslog-ng doesn't seem to include such feature.

Thanks, Erik

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