Skedler Installation guide for Security Onion reports

Modified on Fri, 30 Sep 2022 at 12:33 AM

This section discusses the hardware and software requirements as well as the steps for installing Skedler to create, schedule, and distribute Security Onion Reports on different operating systems. This section has the following topics:

System Requirements

Operating System

  • Linux 7 (debian7/ubuntu12.04 to 21.04, RedHat 7/CentOS 7)
  • Windows 64 bit
  • macOS 64 bit
Note: Linux 6 is not supported.

Elastic Stack and Security Onion

  • Elasticsearch & Kibana 6.x to 8.1.0
  • Open Distro for Elasticsearch from 0.8.0 to 1.13.0 is supported.
  • Security Onion from 2.3.60 to 2.3.110 is supported.

Recommended Hardware

  • Install Skedler in a standalone VM or server or docker container.  
  • A minimum of 2 CPU cores and 8 GB of RAM is recommended.
ℹ️ Your network must be configured such that Skedler can connect to your ELK data source.


Choose the installation guide for your platform of choice.

⏭ After installation, refer to Activate License

⏭ After License Activation, proceed to Security Onion Report Generation

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