installing ossec on debian

copied from http://ossec.github.io/downloads.html#deb-installation

DEB Installation

To install with apt-get do the following:

Step 1. Install the apt-get repository key:

# apt-key adv --fetch-keys http://ossec.wazuh.com/repos/apt/conf/ossec-key.gpg.key

Step 2. Add the repository for Debian (available distributions are Sid, Jessie and Wheezy):

# echo ‘deb http://ossec.wazuh.com/repos/apt/debian wheezy main’ >> /etc/apt/sources.list

Or add the repository for Ubuntu (available distributions are Precise, Trusty and Utopic):

# echo ‘deb http://ossec.wazuh.com/repos/apt/ubuntu precise main’ >> /etc/apt/sources.list

Step 3. Update the repository:

# apt-get update

Step 4. Install OSSEC HIDS server/manager:

# apt-get install ossec-hids

Or install OSSEC HIDS agent:

# apt-get install ossec-hids-agent

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