Auditing admin actions in JBoss EAP 6/7

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Issue

  • What is Administrative Audit Logging in EAP?
  • How to find out what management (administrative) actions / operations have been done in EAP?
  • In EAP management GUI (Web Console), I can see notification messages that are displayed in [Messages] area at top-right corner, are they recorded in a log?
  • Is there any log recording all administrative operations ?
  • How to log what admins are doing in CLI tool and in Web console; i.e. functionality of logging and auditing of administration actions.
  • How to see who is accessing the management console and from which IP address ?
  • How to enable audit log for admin console in JBoss EAP 6.2?
  • Logging user logins/logouts to the web console in JBoss EAP 7?
  • How to get information in audit log when users are accessing the admin console in JBoss EAP 6.2?
  • For compliance reasons, we are trying to audit all the activities performed by Ops/On-call team that can use jboss-cli. Is there a way to log any action performed using the jboss-cli tool?
  • Enabled logging for jboss-cli so that all the activities that are performed for jboss-cli are logged. Is there any way to log information like who is the user that ran the command and what is the command?
  • What are other log format beside json ?

Environment

  • Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP)
    • 6.x
    • 7.x

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