OSSEC v1.2 released

Availability of new version of OSSEC (Open Source Host-based Intrusion Detection System) has been announced today at SecurityFocus mail list dedicated to intrusion detection systems.

OSSEC performs log analysis, file integrity checking, Windows registry monitoring, rootkit detection, real-time alerting and active response. It runs on most operating systems, including Linux, OpenBSD, FreeBSD, MacOS, Solaris and Windows.

This new version comes with lots of new features, including:

A large re-design of the internal architecture of analysisd (ossec process responsible for decoding and analysis) has been completed, greatly improving performance and organization.

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