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Oracle Linux: How To Determine Which User Rebooted The Server (Doc ID 2465518.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 15, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.3.2 and later
Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.10 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.32] and later
Linux x86-64

Goal

Determine which user rebooted the server.

Solution

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In this Document
Goal
Solution
 Attempt To Use Forensic Data
 Take Proactive Steps For Positive Identification
 Enable the audit system if needed
 To track every program run with superuser privilege
 How To Examine The Audit Logs


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