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Re: [Snort-users] whether wireshark can be integrated with snort??

From: Nigel Houghton <nhoughton_at_nospam>
Date: Mon May 25 2009 - 14:59:37 GMT
To: Snort Users List <snort-users@lists.sourceforge.net>


On Mon, May 25, 2009 at 7:20 AM, Sadanand Ghagare <sadanandgh@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Nigel,
>
> Wireshark box has been used by sys-admin and that directly connected to
> mirrored port. They use that box to monitor traffic.
> I am totally unaware about whether they dump the data or they use it in real
> time.
> But to make snort working I can ask them to do it.

I think you really need to find out what they are doing with wireshark first. I also think you might find that snort needs to replace that wireshark instance if they are really monitoring network traffic. -- Nigel Houghton Head Mentalist SF VRT http://vrt-sourcefire.blogspot.com && http://www.snort.org/vrt/ ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Register Now for Creativity and Technology (CaT), June 3rd, NYC. CaT is a gathering of tech-side developers & brand creativity professionals. Meet the minds behind Google Creative Lab, Visual Complexity, Processing, & iPhoneDevCamp asthey present alongside digital heavyweights like Barbarian Group, R/GA, & Big Spaceship. http://www.creativitycat.com _______________________________________________ Snort-users mailing list Snort-users@lists.sourceforge.net Go to this URL to change user options or unsubscribe: https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/snort-users Snort-users list archive: http://www.geocrawler.com/redir-sf.php3?list=snort-users