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Snort Cookbook

Snort Cookbook

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 29-MAR-2005

Insert Date: 09-JUL-2005

Slots: 1.0

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If you are a network administrator, you're under a lot of pressure to ensure that mission-critical systems are completely safe from malicious code, buffer overflows, stealth port scans, SMB probes, OS fingerprinting attempts, CGI attacks, and other network intruders. Designing a reliable way to detect intruders before they get in is an essential--but often overwhelming--challenge. Snort, the defacto open source standard of intrusion detection tools, is capable of performing real-time traffic analysis and packet logging on IP network. It can perform protocol analysis, content searching, and...