IScorE logs some of it’s internal events to aid in analysis of Competition data. Logs of flag events are kept in the
event.log file. This file is configurable through the standard Django
LOGGING setting. The name of the IScorE
event logger is
The service scanner logs are handled differently, they can be found in
iscore/servicecheck/scan_logs/ and use their
timestamp as the file name.
New in version 1.5.
This feature requires a Redis server
If desired, IScorE can be configured to publish certain events to a Redis PubSub channel. This is an optional feature that is disabled by default. It is the official way for external applications to react to events within IScorE.
- If True, IScorE will publish events to Redis.
PUBLISH_EVENTSis True, IScorE will connect to Redis at this url to publish events.
- The name of the Redis PubSub channel IScorE will push events to.
All events are JSON objects with an
event key containing the type of event. The event may also contain additional data
specific to the type of event. IScorE will publish the following events:
- Sent when Red Team Captures a flag. Contains the name of the flag and the team number.
- Sent when Red Team Plants a flag. Contains the name of the flag and the team number.
The following functions can be used to send events from IScorE (useful for External Service Checks)