Security Onion 201 (for version 16.04)

Best Practices for Standalone Production Sensors with Security Onion 16.04 (Legacy)

This class covers best practices for deploying standalone Security Onion sensors in production. Please note that 60 days of access is granted to the material and we'll be using the Security Onion ISO image.

This course briefly covers the following topics:

  • installing Security Onion
  • configuration (Evaluation Mode vs Production Mode)
  • verifying services are running
  • replaying traffic using so-test
  • creating an analyst VM
  • administration
  • tuning
  • updating

  • You can see the full curriculum by clicking the down arrow under the Class Curriculum section.

    Prerequisite: Security Onion 101 is a recommended prerequisite for this class.

    Upon completing the class, attendees will receive a Certificate of Completion.

    Please note that pricing is per student. If you have multiple students attending the training in one conference room, please register each student individually.

    Your Instructor

    Doug Burks
    Doug Burks

    Doug Burks started Security Onion in 2008 to provide a comprehensive platform for intrusion detection, network security monitoring, and log management. Today, Security Onion is being used by organizations around the world to help monitor and defend their networks. In 2014, Doug started Security Onion Solutions LLC to help those organizations by providing commercial support and training. Onsite training started in 2014 and online training was added in 2015. Doug is a CEO, public speaker, teacher, former president of the Greater Augusta ISSA, and co-founder of BSides Augusta, but what he really likes the most is catching bad guys.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    What if I am unhappy with the course?
    We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.
    How long will I have access to the class?
    You will have access to the class for 60 days from the date of purchase.
    Will I get an invoice or receipt for my purchase?
    You will automatically get a receipt for your purchase and it will include all the information that you need for tax purposes.

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