Host integrity monitoring: best practices for deployment

Friday, 2 April 2004, 3:08 AM EST

The purpose of this article is to highlight the important steps and concepts involved in deploying a host integrity monitoring system. Being aware of these concepts can mean the difference between a useful deployment, and one that is rendered ineffective or more trouble than it is worth.

This article is written with the open source host integrity applications Osiris and Samhain in mind, however the material presented is certainly not unique to these applications.

By Brian Wotring at SecurityFocus.

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