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Posting successful SSH logins to Slack

I use Slack for many things and it’s great to see how many integrations are available out of the box. But building integrations yourself is extremely easy using Incoming Web Hooks.

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could see a message in Slack each time a user connects to one of your machines over SSH? Yes it would!


(I found this via cron.weekly. If you haven’t subscribed yet, you’re missing out)

Freek Van der Herten is a partner and developer at Spatie, an Antwerp based company that specializes in creating web apps with Laravel. After hours he writes about modern PHP and Laravel on this blog. When not coding he’s probably rehearsing with his kraut rock band.