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Linux Events Collection

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Linux is an operating system for servers, desktops, cloud, and IoTs

This pack includes XSIAM content.

Collect Events from Vendor

In order to use the collector, you can use one of the following options to collect events from the vendor:

In either option, you will need to configure the vendor and product for this specific collector.

Broker VM

You will need to use the information described here.\
You can configure the specific vendor and product for this instance.

  1. Navigate to Settings -> Configuration -> Data Broker -> Broker VMs.
  2. Right-click, and select Syslog Collector -> Configure.
  3. When configuring the Syslog Collector, set:
    • vendor as linux
    • product as linux

XDRC (XDR Collector)

You will need to use the information described here.\
You can configure the vendor and product by replacing [vendor]_[product]_raw with linux_linux_raw
When configuring an XDR collector profile, you should use a yml that will be used, among other things, to configure the vendor and product. This example demonstrates how to set it, specifically for the Ubuntu Linux product:

filebeat.inputs:
- type: filestream
  enabled: true
  paths:
    - /var/log/syslog
    - /var/log/auth.log
    - /var/log/messages
    - /var/log/secure
  processors:
    - add_fields:
        fields:
          vendor: linux
          product: linux

Please note: The above configuration uses the default location of the logs. In case your linux saves the logs under a different location, you would need to change it in the yaml (under the paths field).

PUBLISHER

Cortex

PLATFORMS

Cortex XSIAM

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Supported ByCortex
CreatedJune 10, 2022
Last ReleaseNovember 29, 2022

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