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Difference between logs collected via McAfee SIEM collector and WMI

What is the difference between logs collected via McAfee SIEM collector and WMI?
also what are security measures used on each in the data collection?

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Re: Difference between logs collected via McAfee SIEM collector and WMI

Hi

WMI / RECEIVER- 

is the eazy way for collecting logs.

you just need to create a profile and then your entire domain could be monitored quickly

 

SIEM collector / agent - 

is a bit more hard, becuase you need to install on every system you want to monitor

and dont forget the maintenence of all of the agents....

 

but, WMI will give you the basic OS platforme logs.

when you need more application level logs (e.g. Mail logs, SQL logs, sharepoint logs, IIS logs)

you will get it thees logs via SIEM Collector.

 

Best Regards👍👍👍

David

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