Support/Development for OSSEC
- New Forum User
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Installed OSSEC on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and just noticed that ossec-Maild is causing the CPU to experience high utilization.
Restarting the service or rebooting the system only provides temporary relief for the CPU.
Suggestions on what to look would be appreciated.
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PID USER PRI NI VIRT RES SHR S CPU% MEM% TIME+ Command
PID ossecm 20 0 24756 2764 2512 R. 96.7 0.0 10h46:36. /var/ossec/bin/ossec-maild
- Atomicorp Staff - Site Admin
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Can you put ossec-maild into debug mode and share whats happening when its using an unusually high amount of CPU?