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From: Steve Grubb <>
Cc: Gabriel Alford <>
Subject: Re: -F perm in audit rules
Date: Wed, 09 Sep 2020 14:03:12 -0400
Message-ID: <4052904.ejJDZkT8p0@x2> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Tuesday, September 8, 2020 7:02:01 PM EDT Gabriel Alford wrote:
> Hello,
> By default, does auditd audit read, write, execute, and attribute in audit
> rules or do you need to specify
> -F perm=wxra ?
> For example,
> -a always,exit -F path=/usr/bin/at -F perm=wrxa
> vs
> -a always,exit -F path=/usr/bin/at

They are equivalent. Specifying -F perm= is so that you can fine tune what you 
want instead of everything.


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2020-09-08 23:02 Gabriel Alford
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