[Snort-users] Promiscuous mode

Chris Green cmg at ...671...
Tue Oct 16 12:19:35 EDT 2001


"snortlst snortlst" <snortlst at ...125...> writes:

> I want to run snort in NDIS mode for traffic coming from outside and
> for LAN traffic FAQ says I have to set NIC to promiscuous mode.Is is
> mandatory?  If it is then how can I do it manually?
>

Snort will try to do this automatically which should be good enough
for your purposes.

Please try and save up a few of your questions ( many of which can be
answered by reading documentation ) rather than lots of little
questions in about the same subject area.
-- 
Chris Green <cmg at ...671...>
Fame may be fleeting but obscurity is forever.




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