May 2 – 6, 2011
GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung GmbH
Europe/Berlin timezone

Host based intrusion detection with OSSEC

May 2, 2011, 3:00 PM
Hörsaal / lecture hall (GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung GmbH)

Hörsaal / lecture hall

GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung GmbH

Planckstr. 1, 64291 Darmstadt, Germany
Security & Networking Networking & Security


Bastian Neuburger (GSI)


In this talk the open source host-based intrusion detection system OSSEC is described. Besides an overview of its features it will also be explained how to use it for non-security related monitoring and notifying. Furthermore several possible real life scenarios will be demonstrated and some of the current drawbacks will be elaborated.

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