qssign (1) - Linux Man Pages

qssign: an utility to sign and verify the integrity of log data.

NAME

qssign - an utility to sign and verify the integrity of log data.

SYNOPSIS

qssign -s|S <secret> [-e] [-v]

DESCRIPTION

qssign is a log data integrity check tool. It reads log data from stdin (pipe) and writes the signed data to stdout.

OPTIONS

-s <secret>
Passphrase used to calculate signature.
-S <program>
Specifies a program which writes the passphrase to stdout.
-e
Writes end marker when stopping data signing.
-v
Verification mode checking the integrity of signed data.

EXAMPLE

Sign:


 TransferLog "|/bin/qssign -s password -e |/bin/qsrotate -o /var/log/apache/access_log"

Verify:


 cat access_log | qssign -s password -v

AUTHOR

Pascal Buchbinder, http://opensource.adnovum.ch/mod_qos/

SEE ALSO

qsexec(1), qsfilter2(1), qsgeo(1), qsgrep(1), qshead(1), qslog(1), qslogger(1), qspng(1), qsrotate(1), qstail(1)