Over the last several months, I’ve been developing a set of Sguil reports that use both alert and network session information stored in the Sguil database. Unzip the file in a staging area. Report message to a moderator. If you choose to put the Viewer into some other location, you’ll need to use a context entry within the server. The session-based reports are especially helpful in identifying odd activity that does not trigger any specific alert. Also, the report uses a connection profile. But for now, just enter some values or accept the defaults and click the OK button.

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Report message to a moderator. I created a report in Birt 4. We’ll use Apache Tomcatsince it is open source and readily available. Since you’ve installed a new applet, the easiest thing to do is to restart Tomcat in order bidt load it in.

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Did you restart Tomcat after putting the jar into the application? The filenames will be datestamped with the current date e.

A page confirming that the BIRT viewer has been installed should be displayed. As a precaution, you should ensure that everything under the BIRT directory is owned by the same user that runs the Tomcat server. If this step fails, the BIRT applet will probably crash.

It’s also worth noting that otmcat can leave any or all of these blank to accept the default value. You’ll need to know the bkrt and last IP addresses in your range, so that you can edit these into the report SQL.


I’ll also msyql with you my standard set of Sguil reports, and it’s my hope that some of you will take the next step to design and distribute your own BIRT-based reports for use by other Sguil users.

The session-based reports are especially helpful in identifying odd activity that does not trigger any specific alert. In that case, just install the 1.

Viewer Setup

It is in fact an ojdbc jar but oh damn. Download Apache Tomcat any Java application server should be fine.

Unzip the file in a staging area. Add the following security-constraint stanza to the file if there’s already one there, delete it and replace it with this one:.

To exit htop press ‘q’. BIRT then runs the report design against your Sguil database and produces the finished report. If you’ve edited the design file properly, it will eventually come back with bort report. The system should churn away for a while it may be a long while if you have a large database.

This usually means that the iText.

If you’re very clever, you can install a normal webserver on the same system and redirect the reports to the web content directory. To be fair, Sguil does offer a few built-in reports, but they are fairly rudimentary and can tocat be run interactively by an analyst. The report connects to an Oracle database and works fine in the report designer but when I execute it in the birt runtime I get the following tomct.


As you may be exchanging report designs with other users, you cannot always guarantee that they are well-written. Navigation Main Page Recent changes Random page. Of course, you can do all these steps on production server directly.

Now that tomcat is installed, you’ll need to make a few config changes to either increase the security of the default installation or to make it more BIRT-friendly. Sign up using Email and Password. And toncat you will likely have problems with fonts in runtime. Installing Tomcat thus becomes a matter of subscribing the system to the “Red Hat Application Server v. The first thing you should do when getting ready to run reports against your database is to configure a read only user account that the reporting engine can use.

The driver has not received any packets from the server. But you will probably have problems deploying it to the runtime.