Problem with ELSA searches / Security Onion 12.04

Someday I started getting the following errors in the web interface of ELSA when trying to search something:

"Warnings: node 127.0.0.1 got error $VAR1 = undef; , node 127.0.0.1 got error $VAR1 = undef; , node 127.0.0.1 got error $VAR1 = undef;"

Steps which solved the issue for me:

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[RP]: A Directionless Panel Paid Off…

Nice blog post with a great summary on the topic:

“[...] Operate under the assumption that your network is compromised. Quit spending so much money trying to defend everything; that is like trying to put a fence around a national park. Focus on trouble areas, or those of the greatest concern, or that mean the most impact if something goes wrong. Quit thinking of your network as a castle, when the attacker has mortars and missiles. If you are losing the war, and losing most battles, at least try to protect your most valuable assets as best you can. [...]“

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[RP]: The Needs of the Many – Becoming a Servant Security Leader

Great post about leadership and security:

The Needs of the Many – Becoming a Servant Security Leader

http://blog.anitian.com/servant-security-leader/

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