This standard describes the minimum Audit Log requirements to generate appropriate audit logs, support required audit logging, and log management functions for the Government of Alberta (GoA). This standard applies to all GoA information systems that handle protected information, accept network connections, and make access control decisions.
This Standard supports Information Security Management Directive (ISMD) section 5.24.
An Audit Log is a chronological record of information system activities that is generated by many sources. Sources can include;