[Snort-devel] ATM, LANE, and Ethernet over Fiber?

Martin Roesch roesch at ...402...
Sun Jan 6 21:55:03 EST 2002

Hi Deven,
     The answer to "how does Snort handle ATM" is "not at all".  We
don't have any equipment or packet captures to work with, so we're not
able to test any code that we would write.


Deven Phillips wrote:
> Hi,
>     I notice that a lot of the snort stuff is very "Ethernet" oriented, and I
> was wondering of Snort is capable of dealing with ATM, ATM w/ LAN emulation
> (LANE), or Ethernet over Fibre? I have tried the Windows version of Snort on
> our LANE ATM network, and it cannot even begin to try to open the interface.
> Is this also the case for the UNIX/Linux version?
> --
> Deven Philips, CISSP
> Firewall/Router Administrator
> Regional Information Technology Service Center, Hawaii
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