WordPress (this blog) is constantly being brute forced by bots that scan the internet looking for weak passwords. I wanted to better visualize these attempts. Here’s how I did it with Splunk.
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I’ve been hearing great things about the Security Onion project. It bundles up a whole bunch of great tools that can be used for Network Security Monitoring (NSM) so I thought I would give it a try on my home network. After all, next time the fiancé gets malware, it could be helpful to know what happened…
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