Manage Suricata Rule Sets and Rule Sources

by Matt Glass

This course will teach you how to manage Suricata rule sets and rule sources to optimize your configuration and detection.

What you'll learn

Intrusion detection and prevention are an important part of any enterprise network security monitoring plan. In this course, Manage Suricata Rule Sets and Rule Sources, you’ll learn to select and obtain pre-written rules. First, you’ll explore open-source rule sets. Next, you’ll discover how to leverage suricata-update to add rule sources. Finally, you’ll learn how to manage regular updates with cron. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Suricata needed to manage Suricata’s rule sets and rule sources using suricata-update.

About the author

Matt Glass is an IT Project Manager in Stuttgart, Germany, working as a government contractor. He has more than 12 years of IT experience in a variety of roles.

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