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Freeware SIEM/Logging Tool - AlienVault

Posted on 2012-12-21
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Hi,
I looking for a free logging/Siem tool.  I know this sounds absurd, however this is my predicament.  No funding and and impossible mission.

I have looked into AlienVault, however it seems rather limited the free version.  Has anyone used it and what are your thoughts?  I appreciate any insight you might have.
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try this one, slightly better than AlienVault. OSSIM, The Open Source SIEM

http://sourceforge.net/projects/os-sim/
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What is the difference between AlienVault and OSSIM?  I thought they are the same company?!?
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Hello,

I like using Splunk, and you can use 500MB/day for free. It is a great tool, and down the line you can buy a licence if you need to scale this to a,larger environment.

Jens (Splunk customer)
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Did not answer the specific question, however I need to close it.
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