The operation of Log Insight depends on certain services, ports, and external interfaces.

The operation of Log Insight depends on several services that run on the Log Insight virtual appliance.

Log Insight Services

Service Name

Startup Type

Description

loginsight

Automatic

Core service for log aggregation, search, and analytics.

sendmail

Automatic

Used to send system notifications alerts, email alerts, and phone home.

sshd

Automatic

(Disabled before the root password is set)

Secure remote console access.

ntp

Automatic

Time service for syncing-up with Internet Time Server through Network Time Protocol.

rpcbind

Automatic

Service that convert RPC program numbers into universal addresses.

cron

Automatic

Scheduled command service for phone home.

vaos

Automatic

Guest OS initialization that drives network setting, host name setting, ssh keys creation, #EULA acceptance, ISV boot scripts execution, and VAMI initialization.

jexec

Automatic

Supports the direct execution of binary formats.

Log Insight uses several communication ports and protocols.

Port

Protocol

22/TCP

SSH

80/TCP

HTTP

443/TCP

HTTPS

514/UDP, 514/TCP

Syslog

1514/TCP

Syslog

9006 - 9007/TCP

Tomcat

9240/TCP

vAPI

111/TCP, 111/UDP

rpcbind

736/UDP

rpcbind

123/UDP

ntpd

16520-16580/TCP

loginsight

127.0.0.1:25/TCP

SMTP

127.0.0.1:465/TCP

SMTP

127.0.0.1:12543/TCP

Postgres

Log Insight uses the following third-party components.

Third-Party Component

Version

Java Runtime Environment

1.7 or later

Python

2.6 or later

Openssl

0.9.8j or later