Security Information and Event Management Systems

Security Information and Event Management Systems

Security Information and Event Management Systems

Who should attend ?

IT Security Centre Personnel, Auditors, Cyber Security Experts, Network Administrators.


Familiarity with information system components.

Course Syllabus

  • Centralized log management systems
  • Requirement for event correlation systems
  • Advantages of event correlation systems
  • Event correlation steps
  • OSSIM attack correlation systems
  • OSSIM overview
  • Basic components of OSSIM
  • Tools utilized by OSSIM
  • OSSIM setup
  • OSSIM component configuration
  • Policies
  • Data fusion from separate components
  • Attack correlation
  • System maintenance and update


4 Days.


Attendees will obtain information about centralized attack correlation systems. They will learn how to gather logs being accumulated on separate security components centrally, how to monitor attacks conducted from an internal or an external network and take necessary steps against an attack.

Course Tutor

Muharrem Aydın

Computer Engineer, Cyber Security Expert, IT Lawyer

After 10 years of software engineering experience with titles of software developer, product manager, and integration architect, I have been working in cyber security domain for last 10 years. I am not only a cyber security expert but also the head and kick-starter of a cyber security consultancy unit.

In security field, I have performed dozens of penetration tests for institutes from different sectors: finance, military, state agencies, and telcos.

I have been consulting different compaines in security field which includes global banks such as ING Bank, HSBC, CitiBank and more.

In addition, I am an adjunct instructor in a university and teaching cyber security for years.

I involved in technical areas and has taken responsibilities in:

  • Penetration tests (Pentests) and security audits
  • Cyber security training & consultancy
  • Source code analysis & secure software development
  • Cyber security incident response
  • Information security management system (ISMS) consultancy Open source cyber security systems, such as OpenVAS, OSSEC, OSSIM, Snort, Suricata, mod security

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