Welcome to Security Onion Solutions

Doug Burks started Security Onion in 2008 to provide a comprehensive platform for intrusion detection, network security monitoring, and log management.  Today, Security Onion has over 100,000 downloads and is being used by organizations around the world to help monitor and defend their networks.  In 2014, Doug started Security Onion Solutions LLC to help those organizations by providing commercial support and training.  Security Onion Solutions is based in Augusta GA.

Commercial Support

Building a new Security Onion deployment?  Need help with your existing Security Onion deployment?  We offer several commercial support options.  Please use the Contact Form below to let us know exactly what kind of help you're looking for.


Do you want to...

... learn more about Security Onion?

... get the most out of your Security Onion deployment?

... catch more bad guys and catch them faster?

We are currently offering a 4-day class that covers the following topics:

  • Installation
  • Configuration
  • Analyzing Alerts
  • Hunting
  • Production Deployment
  • Tuning
  • Case Studies

What do former students say about this class?

"I highly, HIGHLY recommend attending this class.  I attended the class in Houston and it was excellent. 
Doug is very knowledgeable and has an informal style of instruction that keeps the class interesting and encourages interaction with the students, and is not simply a 16 hour lecture. 
I also met many interesting people and made some new contacts. All in all, if this class comes anywhere near me again ... I'll be going if I have to host a bake sale to get there."
-- Jake Sallee 

When/where is this class being offered?

May 12-15 in Houston TX:

Dates and locations for the remainder of 2015 have not been finalized yet.  Here's the tentative schedule (subject to change):

July - Raleigh NC

September - Augusta GA

Have 10 or more students and want a local class within the continental United States?  Please use the Contact Form below to discuss further.

If you're unable to travel to one of the locations listed above, we also have 3-hour online training sessions:

Contact Form


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