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Host Security Application of the Year

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The nominees are:

SELinux
chkrootkit
Tripwire
Bastille
AppArmor
Rootkit Hunter
AIDE
grsecurity
OSSEC
Samhain
Osiris
TOMOYO

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Old 01-12-2011, 05:32 PM   #1
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Host Security Application of the Year


What's your favorite host-based security tool?

--jeremy
 
Old 01-13-2011, 11:49 AM   #2
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AppArmor.

SELinux ? No bye thanks.
 
Old 01-14-2011, 05:43 PM   #3
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+1 for Samhain
 
Old 01-14-2011, 05:58 PM   #4
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AppArmor as of now.
SElinux goes wild most of the times.
 
Old 01-15-2011, 04:09 AM   #5
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Hi,

Although just 'discovered', I really like Samhain already.

Kind regards,

Eric

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Old 01-16-2011, 01:44 PM   #6
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csf is excellent, but missing from this list: http://configserver.com/cp/csf.html
 
Old 01-17-2011, 12:34 AM   #7
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rkhunter, lynis and chkrootkit just to be sure. Rkhunter got my vote because apparmor just happened to die on me the past week.
 
Old 01-17-2011, 07:00 AM   #8
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where is fail2ban????
 
Old 01-17-2011, 11:17 AM   #9
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where is fail2ban????
In the Network Security Application of the Year category.

--jeremy
 
Old 01-21-2011, 10:09 PM   #10
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Tripwire
 
Old 01-21-2011, 10:23 PM   #11
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Tripwire
If you like Tripwire, you really should do yourself a favor and check out Samhain. For those with gui needs, you can also pair with Beltane. Beltane I is old rev and now gpl'd. Beltane II has a license fee.
 
Old 01-22-2011, 03:40 PM   #12
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I chose Samhain. I see tripwire is there, yet I wanted to mention how much psionic's port sentry was appreciated for many years.
 
Old 02-02-2011, 04:36 PM   #13
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No folks i like Bastille is a excelent tools,after SElinux is very scalable !
 
Old 02-04-2011, 08:57 PM   #14
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Rootkit Hunter
 
Old 02-07-2011, 01:17 PM   #15
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Suggestion for next year: MSSF (used in MeeGo/Maemo)
 
  


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