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  • Tutorial

    How to Install Bro on Ubuntu 16.04

    Bro is an open-source network analysis framework and security monitoring application. It brings together some of the best features of OSSEC and osquery into one nice package. In this article, you'll install Bro from s...
    By finid Security Monitoring Ubuntu Ubuntu 16.04
  • Tutorial

    How to Upgrade OSSEC 2.8.1 to OSSEC 2.8.2

    OSSEC is an open-source, host-based intrusion detection system (HIDS) that performs log analysis, integrity checking, Windows registry monitoring, rootkit detection, time-based alerting, and active response. It can be...
    By finid Security Debian Ubuntu
  • Tutorial

    How To Set Up a Local OSSEC Installation on Debian 8

    OSSEC is an open-source, host-based intrusion detection system (HIDS) that performs log analysis, integrity checking, Windows registry monitoring, rootkit detection, time-based alerting, and active response. It's the ...
    By finid Security Debian
  • Tutorial

    How To Set Up a Local OSSEC Installation on Fedora 21

    OSSEC is an open-source, host-based intrusion detection system (HIDS) that performs log analysis, integrity checking, Windows registry monitoring, rootkit detection, time-based alerting, and active response. It's the ...
    By finid Fedora Monitoring
  • Tutorial

    How To Monitor OSSEC Agents Using an OSSEC Server on Ubuntu 14.04

    OSSEC is an open-source, host-based intrusion detection system (HIDS) that performs log analysis, integrity checking, Windows registry monitoring, rootkit detection, time-based alerting, and active response. In this t...
    By finid Security Monitoring
  • Tutorial

    How To Install and Configure OSSEC on FreeBSD 10.1

    OSSEC is an open source, host-based intrusion detection system (HIDS) that performs log analysis, integrity checking, Windows registry monitoring, rootkit detection, time-based alerting, and active response. This tuto...
    By finid Security FreeBSD Monitoring
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    How To Install and Configure OSSEC Security Notifications on Ubuntu 14.04

    This tutorial will show you how to install and configure OSSEC to monitor one DigitalOcean server running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. We'll configure OSSEC so that if a file is modified, deleted, or added to the server, OSSEC w...
    By finid Security Monitoring Ubuntu