Welcome to the Aanval Wiki. Snort, Suricata and Syslog Intrusion Detection, Situational Awareness and Risk Management.
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- 1 About Aanval
- 2 About Tactical FLEX, Inc.
- 3 Step One: Download Aanval
- 4 Step Two: Install Aanval and Your IDS
- 5 Step Three: Connect, Configure, and Manage Your Sensors and Signatures
- 6 Additional Configuration Tools and Options
- 7 Support and Services
- 8 Library
- 9 Webinars and Videos
- 10 External Links
Aanval is a commercial Snort, Suricata, and syslog intrusion detection, correlation, and threat management system. Aanval has been in active development since 2003 and remains one of the longest running Snort-capable management consoles in the industry.
Government security, defense organizations, weapons manufacturers, technology corporations, global financial organizations, space explorations, educational institutions, healthcare providers, and many others depend upon Aanval as a part of their security infrastructure.
With more than 6,000 customers in more than 100 countries, Aanval has a proven record of success, quality, and history upon which each of our customers can rely.
Aanval has been designed to correlate event data and logs from hundreds of vendor products and solutions including those listed below.
About Tactical FLEX, Inc.
Tactical FLEX, Inc. is a privately owned software development firm based in Washington, specializing in information security research, engineering, technology design, and production. With the technological development of Aanval, Tactical FLEX, Inc. has become a global provider of information security vulnerability and risk management software solutions that protect businesses and organizations. The firm also provides IT consulting and professional services.
The steps and guides below will get you started with an Aanval setup and solution.
Step One: Download Aanval
Step Two: Install Aanval and Your IDS
|Install and Configure Snort, Suricata, and Barnyard2
|Aanval 8 Installation and Sensor Setup Guide
|Aanval 7 (SAS) to Aanval 8 Upgrade Guide
|Aanval 8 and Snort Installation Guide for OS X El Capitan (10.11)
| Aanval v7 (SAS), Snort, and Barnyard2 Installation Guide for OS X Yosemite (10.10)
| Managing Multiple Snort Instances and Interfaces with Aanval
(Includes Snort and Barnyard installation and configuration)
| Snort Install Guide
|Suricata Install Guide
| Barnyard2 Install Guide
Step Three: Connect, Configure, and Manage Your Sensors and Signatures
|Adding a MySQL Sensor
|Adding a Syslog Sensor
|Adding a Unified2 Sensor
|Syslog Filter Assignment
|Managing Your MySQL and Unified2 IDS Sensors
Additional Configuration Tools and Options
Support and Services
Webinars and Videos
|Previous and Upcoming Webinars
|Snort and Suricata