The auditing subsystem of Oracle Solaris keeps a record of how the system is being used. The audit service includes tools to assist with the analysis of the auditing data. This chapter introduces how auditing works in Oracle Solaris and also covers Using Oracle Audit Vault and Database Firewall for Storage and Analysis of Audit Records.
Current users of Oracle Solaris auditing should review What's New in the Audit Service in Oracle Solaris 11.4.
If you are new to Oracle Solaris auditing, you should review this chapter.