Monthly Archives: August 2009

Splunk on OSX

Another tool that I like use is Splunk. Now we use a different set of tools for log monitoring and management at work, but I enjoy using splunk at home. The good thing about Splunk on OSX is that they … Continue reading

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OSSEC on OSX

Next up for reinstall is OSSEC. OSSEC is an Open Source Host-basted Intrusion Detection System. I also had this installed before the i reinstalled OSX. To install OSSEC just follow the default instructions and everything works out just fine. Note, … Continue reading

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Cacti on OSX

To continue on with monitoring my home network environment with the some of the tools I use to monitor my work environment I’m reinstalling Cacti. Now before the reload of my mac I had cacti running and graphs for at … Continue reading

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VIM and Nagios

I edit just about all my nagios files at the command line. I have found a nagios.vim file that highlights the syntax and really helps when working with the files. First you can get it here: nagios syntax Next simply … Continue reading

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Liliac Platform for Nagios on OSX

Tonight I’m attempting to install the liliac platform for nagios on OSX. Here are my notes.

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