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This scenario is an introduction to installing and configuring bro on Ubuntu. Disclaimer! This scenario is based on content from https://blog.rapid7.com/2017/06/24/how-to-install-and-configure-bro-on-ubuntu-linux/

Based on the original content, we have improved on it as shown: 1. Availed a virtual environment to test the commands and configurations. 2. Mapped the network configuration to allow easy access.

What you will learn

After completing the scenario, participants will learn how install and configure Bro on Ubuntu Linux. Specifically, this scenario addresses the following competences: - What Bro is and how it is useful. - Installation of Bro along with its dependencies. - Configuration of Bro.

Scenario Pre-requisites / recommendations

This scenario requires basic knowledge in Linux operating systems.

Technical Details

  • This scenario uses a Virtual Machine with Ubuntu that will enable you to test the commands and configurations.
  • All packages have been installed for you but not configured as the VMs don't have internet access. Any install commands shown are for reference purposes only and should not be run.
  • Bro and its dependencies have already been installed for you; you just need to do the configurations.