Sweet Security

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Tool and Usage

Sweet Security is a set of scripts to setup and install Bro IDS, Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana, and Critical Stack on any device.

Why this tool?

This tool helps with automating the installation of several components like Bro IDS, Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana (ELK stack), and Critical Stack. Saving time on installation and configuration is its primary purpose.

Usage and audience

This tool is categorized as a network intrusion detection tool and network security monitoring tool.

Sweet Security is commonly used for network security monitoring or security monitoring. Target users for this tool are general public, security professionals, and system administrators.

Tool review

The review and analysis of this project resulted in the following remarks for this security tool:


  • + The source code of this software is available

History and highlights

  • Demoed at Black Hat USA 2017

Author and Maintainers

Sweet Security is under development by Travis Smith.


Support operating systems

Sweet Security is known to work on Linux.

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Project details
Latest releaseNo release found
License(s)Apache License 2.0
Last updatedSept. 17, 2017

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