logging a connecting pc's hostname

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Mar 31st, 2008
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We have a security requirement to obtain the hostname of machines connecting through our vpn devices. With logging on the local vpn client set to high I see it does log the systems' hostname (below.) Is it possible to capture this into my AAA servers to pass into our database?


101 19:19:56.497 03/31/08 Sev=Info/4 CM/0x6310003B

Address watch added for Current hostname: LHOxxxxxxxxxFQC, Current address(es):,

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didyap Fri, 04/04/2008 - 14:04
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Using vpn client the AAA server will authenticate a user on username basis and so it is not possible to log the machine hostname directly to the AAA server. Although you can send the syslogs to a syslog server and then later using some script you can serach for host names.


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