I am concerned with some people trying to access my laptop while I am away in my work place.
Therefore I was wondering if is there a way to set up kind of automatically monitor and report wrong password login attempts.
There are utility commands named
All login attempts (successful or failed) are recorded in
On other distributions, the principles are the same, but the name of the file may be different (always in
You will need to be root to see those logs. There are programs like