This post provides brief differences in the log files used for System Logging of the most common versions of UNIX.
syslog remote logging under Solaris by default is enabled and will listen on UDP port 514 for syslog messages from remote servers.
syslog is an important facility need in all enterprises. We as sysadmins look at syslogs as a critical source to troubleshoot performance issues
Efficient event log syslog analysis reduces system downtime, increases network performance, and helps tighten security policies in the enterprise.
How to enable authentication logging via syslog of ssh. This will enable ssh to log any login attempts (successful/unsuccessful) to a log file.