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OSSIM Open-Source SIEM Set to Update to Version 4.5

Security vendor AlienVault is set to release a milestone update in early March for both its open-source and commercial Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) solutions, aiming to provide an improved user experience and enhanced security visibility.

SIEM technology plays a pivotal role in the modern security landscape, enabling organizations to log and monitor security events. The Open Source Security Information Management (OSSIM) 4.5 and AlienVault Unified Security Management (USM) 4.5 releases both debuted this week with new capabilities. AlienVault is the lead commercial sponsor of the OSSIM open-source project.

OSSIM contains all of the new features found in USM v4.5, Russell Spitler, vice president of product management at AlienVault, told eWEEK.

Read the full story at eWEEK:
AlienVault Advances Open-Source SIEM

Sean Michael Kerner is a senior editor at InternetNews.com. Follow him on Twitter @TechJournalist.