NXLog Enterprise Edition version 4.10 Release Announcement

We are happy to announce the next minor release of the v4 branch: version 4.10 The release fixes bugs and brings a refresh of the om_raijin output module. om_raijin can be used to send data to the Raijin Database If you have feedback, would like to see additional improvements, reach out to us. Download a fully funcional trial version of NXLog Enterprise Edition 4.10 here.

Top 5 security concerns revealed with DNS logging

The Domain Name System (DNS) facilitates communication between all devices connected to the Internet. It consists of hierarchical servers that can translate any given hostname, along with its corresponding domain name, to its internet protocol (IP) address(es). One of the most common is the windows DNS server that ensures that data requests are sent to their correct endpoints while providing human-readable addresses for websites connected to the Internet.

Forwarding logs with NXLog

So, you managed to read through all the compliance mandates that are required for the industry you are in. And, during the mandatory consultation you had with your company’s IT security expert and network manager you came to an agreement on which logs to collect and carefully selected their final destination. Which — in most cases — is usually some kind of analytics system or SIEM technology where log data can be analyzed and stored based on your business requirements. Great! The future looks bright, but one question still