Security Onion 2 is now Generally Available!
Peel back the layers of your enterprise with our newest and most powerful release yet.
Products
Our products include both the Security Onion software and specialized hardware appliances that are built and tested to run Security Onion. Our appliances will save you and your team time and resources, allowing you to focus on keeping your organization secure.
Services
We offer both training and support for Security Onion. Our instructors are the only Security Onion Certified Instructors in the world and our course material is the only authorized training material for Security Onion. We've been teaching Security Onion classes and providing Professional Services since 2014.
Interested in discussing how our products and services can help your organization?
Our Partners
About Us
Security Onion Solutions, LLC is the creator and maintainer of Security Onion, a free and open source platform for threat hunting, network security monitoring, and log management. Security Onion includes best-of-breed open source tools such as Suricata, Zeek, Wazuh, the Elastic Stack, among many others.
We created and maintain Security Onion, so we know it better than anybody else. When you purchase products and services from us, you're helping to fund development of Security Onion!
Our History
In 2008, Doug Burks started working on Security Onion, a Linux distribution for intrusion detection, network security monitoring, and log management.
Our humble beginnings
2008
2009
First release
2012
Big Distro Rebuild (BDR)
2014
Security Onion Solutions, LLC
2016
Company expansion
2018
Custom hardware
2019
Five new members
2020
Over 1 million downloads!
Our Team
Doug Burks
Founder and CEO
Phil Plantamura
Chief Operating Officer
Mike Byrd
Chief Financial Officer
Mike Reeves
Product Manager
Wes Lambert
Director of Support and Professional Services
William Wernert
Software Developer
Josh Brower
Senior Engineer
Josh Patterson
Senior Engineer
Karen Henegar Long
Sales Assistant
Bryant Treacle
Senior Engineer
John Bernal
Senior Engineer
Jason Ertel
Director of Software Engineering
Chris Morgret
Support Engineer
Pete Di Giorgio
Federal Account Executive
Mike Bailey
Senior Engineer
Matt Gracie
Senior Engineer