Tuesday, January 20, 2015

OSSEC 2.8.1 was released on September 9, 2014

OSSEC can be downloaded here. In terms of features OSSEC 2.8.1 is the same as OSSEC 2.8 except that 2.8.1 includes a fix for CVE-2014-5284 vulnerability, which allows for root escalation via temp files. Go to OSSEC GitHub repository for more information regarding this issue.

For a complete release history since 2.7, see What's New in OSSEC documentation.