Patent Number: 6,434,616

Title: Method for monitoring abnormal behavior in a computer system

Abstract: The present invention relates to a method for monitoring a computer systemin which one manager computer is connected to a plurality of agentcomputers over a network. The manager computer sends information on thetypes of log to be collected to the plurality of agent computers. Inresponse, the plurality of agent computers collect the specified types oflog. Then, the plurality of agent computers send the collected logs to themanager computer. Thus, the plurality of agent computers are able tocollect the types of log specified by the manager computer.

Inventors: Urano; Akihiro (Fujisawa, JP), Hirata; Toshiaki (Kashiwa, JP), Fujino; Shuji (Ebina, JP), Sato; Toshio (Fujisawa, JP)


International Classification: H04L 12/26 (20060101); G06F 013/00 ()

Expiration Date: 08/13/2014