Ubuntu Vino VNC log files

Does anyone know where or even if Vino logs anything, and where its logfiles are? It would be quite interesting to see how often I am scanned by bots.

Oh, also, I noticed that in, for example, the Remote Desktop Viewer, there is this 'Hosts nearby' thingie, which shows bunch of "<user>'s Remote Desktops" in my network. Does anyone know how it works? I would very much like to block my VNC server from showing up.

Ubuntu Evolution Email Log Files

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Ubuntu Reading rsync log files

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Ubuntu cleaning up log files

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Ubuntu Visualizing IDS log files

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Ubuntu Protected secondary log files

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Ubuntu Can VNC send files?

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Ubuntu Process Apache log files script

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Ubuntu vino vnc server unable to control remotely

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Ubuntu Cdrom filling log files

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Ubuntu Vino vnc logging

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Ubuntu Reading Xterm Log Files

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Ubuntu System crashed, log files??

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Ubuntu Syslog-ng log files don't rotate

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Ubuntu WTK : Error Log Files

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Ubuntu Raw access log files.

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Ubuntu Some system log files taking up to 3.2Gb each

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Ubuntu Alerttail: Monitoring log files.

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Ubuntu Back up log files everytime written

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