How To Track Failed Logins
To track failed logins:
1. Log into DocuShare as admin.
2. Click Admin Home | Site Management | Repository Log files.
3. Select Yes next to Enable Logging.
4. Click the Apply button.
5. When user fails to login you can go back into this page and click the Download Error Log button.
An example of a failed login attempt will look like the string below.
Note: DSWebAuthenticationException indicates a failure to login, the user handle and the IP address are also captured.
Wed Jul 02 16:34:13 2014 ADT,DSWebAuthenticationException,User-2,Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; rv:30.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/30.0,22.214.171.124,ApplyLogin
Note: This can also be done using the access table if you enable failed logins; however, this requires the use of Access.
Solution Published: July 7th, 2014
Solution ID: 1512