[Snort-devel] Introducing HogWash

Brian Caswell bmc at ...227...
Wed Jul 18 08:08:32 EDT 2001

tlewis at ...255... wrote:
> I have already adapted snort to serve as a firewall using netfilter
> or divert sockets with my paengine modification.  Your changes are
> incompatible with mine.  Were you unaware of my work, or did you find
> it unacceptable for some reason?

Yes, but hogwash is portable.  libnet and pcap are available for
almost every curently maintained OS.  

Divert sockets and specific firewalls nowhere near as portable.

Brian Caswell
The MITRE Corporation

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