The OSSEC team is pleased to announce the general availability of OSSEC HIDS version 1.6.
OSSEC is an Open Source Host-based Intrusion Detection System.
It performs log analysis, integrity checking, Windows registry monitoring,
rootkit detection, real-time alerting and active response. It runs on most
operating systems, including Linux, *BSD, MacOS, Solaris and Windows.
This version delivers the most comprehensive update to OSSEC in its history, with numerous new features, including support for Microsoft Vista (and Server 2008), VMware ESX, active response on Windows, CIS benchmarks on Linux (through the policy auditing), VMWare Security hardening guideline, McAfee VirusScan Enterprise logs, VMware ESX hostd logs, Mac OS FTP server logs and much more...