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  1. Firewall Ports New

    Firewall Port Table Table of both inbound and outbound network ports for the DVM and Windows Agent.   Direction Port / Protocol Purpose DVM Outbound 80 / TCP;  HTTP OS Updates (Ubuntu) 123  / TCP, UDP NTP...
  2. DefenseStorm Markdown Language Quicksheet

    Using Markdown Language For Formatting DefenseStorm allows you to add markdown to Notes using a modified version of GitHub markdown language. This document describes commonly used markdown codes. For a full description of the syntax please refer to...
  3. Exchange Audit Logging

    Exchange Audit Logging Exchange audit logging must be setup at the mailbox level and is outside the scope of this document. Please refer to help that is available from Microsoft for setting up Exchange Audit Logging. To verify if you have Audit Lo...
  4. Leveraging GRID for Compliance

    By choosing DefenseStorm to help keep you safe, you’ve chosen to improve your ability to prove that compliance is top priority. The newest updates to the GRID are designed to show compliance to auditors and network security to board members. W...
  5. Installing Security Onion w/ BRO

    What is Security Onion? Security Onion (SO) is a Linux distrobution for intrusion detection, network security monitoring, and log management. It’s based on Ubuntu and contains Snort, Suricata, Bro, OSSEC, Sguil, Squert, ELSA, Xplico, NetworkM...
  6. Advanced

  7. DefenseStorm ThreatMatch API

    Using the DefenseStorm ThreatMatch API DefenseStorm allows you to  programmatically script queries into ThreatMatch to access subscribed ThreatMatch threat feeds via a REST API. To begin utilizing the ThreatMatch API, you must first copy or g...
  8. User Manual

  9. Gathering Data from Third-Party IT Systems

    This article provides links to third-parties for device setup as well as DefenseStorm specific instructions to ensure data is gathered.  Checkpoint What Firewall Logs How via Syslog Reference Checkpoint SK87560.pdf N...
  10. Compliance

    Cybercompliance has become a hot topic item - especially around banking. The utilization of government guidelines such as FFIEC CAT and 20 Critical Security Controls have become industry standards required for customer confidence. To decrease th...