Suricata: Getting Started

by Matt Glass

Intrusion detection and prevention are important parts of any enterprise network security monitoring plan. This course will teach you how to install and configure Suricata as an intrusion detection and prevention system.

What you'll learn

Intrusion detection and prevention are key in enterprise network security monitoring. In this course, Suricata: Getting Started, you’ll learn to install and configure Suricata. First, you’ll explore intrusion detection and prevention fundamentals. Next, you’ll discover how to install Suricata using multiple methods. Finally, you’ll learn how to configure Suricata to capture packets. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Suricata needed to install and configure it to capture network traffic.

About the author

Matt Glass is a Regional Field Service Support Lead in Yokosuka, Japan, working as a government contractor. Matt has more than 13 years of IT experience in a variety of roles. Consistently finding joy in developing the skills of others and helping their careers, he joined Pluralsight in 2017 to pass on the lessons he learned. Matt is married and the father of four children.

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