Important actions taken in ESET File Security for Linux Web interface, failed login attempts to Web interface, ESET File Security for Linux related commands executed via Terminal and some more information is logged in the Events screen.

Each recorded action includes the following information: time the event occured, component (if available), event, user

Display events via Terminal

To display the content of Events screen via a Terminal window, use the lslog command-line tool.

Syntax: /opt/eset/efs/bin/lslog [OPTIONS]

Options - short form

Options - long form




Wait for new logs and append them to the output



Optimize logs



Display logs in CSV format



List Event logs



List On-Demand scan logs



List Detection Log records


Display all event logs:

/opt/eset/efs/bin/lslog -e

Save all event logs in CSV format to a file in the Documents directory of current user:

/opt/eset/efs/bin/lslog -ec > /home/$USER/Documents/eventlogs.csv