How to Install Tripwire IDS (Intrusion Detection System) on Linux

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4 Responses

  1. Naresh says:

    I wish to install beryl 3d screen saver. But i unable to install it. Anybody tell me step by step instructions..

  2. Jai says:

    Nice article sir, some more details for beginners will be more helpful.

    report output looks like this, what should i do? anything wrong.

    -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Section: Unix File System
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Rule Name                       Severity Level    Added    Removed  Modified
    ---------                       --------------    -----    -------  --------
    Other binaries                  66                0        0        0
    Tripwire Binaries               100               0        0        0
    Other libraries                 66                0        0        0
    Root file-system executables    100               0        0        0
    * Tripwire Data Files             100               1        0        0
    System boot changes             100               0        0        0
    Root file-system libraries      100               0        0        0
    (/lib)
    Critical system boot files      100               0        0        0
    Other configuration files       66                0        0        0
    (/etc)
    Boot Scripts                    100               0        0        0
    Security Control                66                0        0        0
    Root config files               100               0        0        0
    * Devices & Kernel information    100               13442    17733    15
    Invariant Directories           66                0        0        0
    Total objects scanned:  178950
    Total violations found:  31191
    
  3. Aleksander says:

    Hallo, I’ve quick question : after installing tripwire and generating two keys, want to initialize it and got such message :

    ### Error: Keyfile Read/Write error.
    ### /etc/tripwire/site.key
    ### Exiting...
    

    Anyone know what it can be exactly, please?

    Would appreciate any help with it.

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