SOL-11.1-010080 - The operating system must provide the capability to automatically process audit records for events of interest based upon selectable, event criteria.


Without an audit reporting capability, users find it difficult to identify specific patterns of attack.


The Audit Control profile is required.

This action applies to the global zone only. Determine the zone that you are currently securing.

# zonename

If the command output is 'global', this action applies.

If auditing has been disabled, it must be enabled with the following command:

# pfexec audit -s

Supportive Information

The following resource is also helpful.

This security hardening control applies to the following category of controls within NIST 800-53: Audit and Accountability.This control applies to the following type of system Unix.