Re: Solaris Basic Security Module

From: Chad Hanson (
Date: 09/17/02

Date: Tue, 17 Sep 2002 14:57:26 -0500
From: Chad Hanson <>
To: boutros <>


A quick check is searching for the existence of the audit_load variable
in /etc/system. If this value exists and equals one then Solaris BSM has
been enabled.

host:2:51pm:~:[2]#grep audit_load /etc/system
set c2audit:audit_load = 1

host:2:51pm:~:[2]#grep audit_load /etc/system


boutros wrote:
> Hello all,
> I was wondering if there is a quick way to check and see if the Sun
> Basic Security Module (BSM) has been enabled on a Solaris 8 box.
> Regards,
> Boutros