[Snort-users] Sensor and Analyst console HW config

Subba Rao subba9 at ...530...
Wed Mar 21 01:05:25 EST 2001


On  0, Kevin.Brown at ...1022... wrote:
> On that small of a connection a PII400 with 4 nics should do the job quite
> well I believe for all your segments.
> 
> > I am planning to deploy a Snort IDS for a client of mine. The Internet
> > connection is at 256K to their ISP. What kind of processor and memory would be
> > recommended for a sensor with 4 NICs monitoring about 3 DMZs? There will be
> > only one analysis system. What kind of processor and memory is required on this
> > system?
> > 

What about memory on the systems? Assuming that the 256K line is full of
traffic, and running 3 instances of snort, one for each interface, how much
RAM would that use?

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