[Snort-users] security of acid

Ragnar Beer rbeer at ...1214...
Thu Mar 8 07:45:30 EST 2001


That's certainly the best way to do it. Only in this case I need to 
run snort on the protected machine which is connected to the internet 
only and is a webserver.
So I wonder what happens to security when I add PHP.

Ragnar

>Hi Ragnar,
>
>>  I was thinking about using acid with snort but when I went to the
>>  website I read that it uses php. I've heard that php has quite a bad
>>  security record. Could anybody perhaps comment on that? I wouldn't
>>  like to open up a gaping hole, of course.
>
>even if so, you wouldn't want to give everyone access to your
>IDS's statistics page, do you? I mean, I keep it
>password-protected in my internal switched network ;o))
>
>Bye, Jan
>
>--
>Radio HUNDERT,6 Medien GmbH Berlin
>- EDV -
>j.muenther at ...206...





More information about the Snort-users mailing list