[Snort-devel] resolve dns/ netbios names

Martin Roesch roesch at ...402...
Mon Jan 24 07:39:14 EST 2005

Hi John,

No there isn't, implementing name resolution would impact Snort's 
performance nagatively so we've always left it as a post-process 
function for the user.


On Jan 23, 2005, at 9:12 AM, John Beaudoin wrote:

> Is there an option I can invoke that when writing to the log 
> directory, it will write the directory names as the FQDN and/or 
> netbios name instead of the ipaddress. This would be handy for both 
> LAN and WAN traffic analysis.
> This is the option I use now snort.exe –X –l c:\snort\log
> John
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