Server Logon Monitor in SCOM 2016

Shiva Ravichandran 41 Reputation points

We have to monitor a logon timestamp or the user details, whoever logs into the server to be triggered via alert from SCOM- when someone logs into the server we would need to be the alert triggered.

Please help us here...

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  1. System Center guy 681 Reputation points

    I think you can try enabling auditing on user account and create a monitor or rule based on the related events. For details, please refer to:

    1. Enable auditing: Account Management
      1. Create an event monitor or rule:

    How to Create a Simple Windows Event Unit Monitor

    Windows Event ID 4624 – Successful logon,4625%20documents%20failed%20logon%20attempts.


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  2. Crystal-MSFT 40,376 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor

    @Shiva Ravichandran ,Agree with Roger, For our request, the main steps are as below:

    1. Use GPO to open Auditing.
    2. Create monitor or rule to monitor the windows event id. For successful logon, the event id 4624 will generate in security log. For failure logon, the event id 4625 will generate.

    For the parameters in the two events, here are the links for the reference:
    Note: Non-Microsoft link, just for the reference.

    Hope it can help.

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