[Snort-users] Promiscuouls Mode Question
Sten "s10" at Home
sten at ...6...
Sun Sep 2 09:28:02 EDT 2001
I have seen the same thing on some machines.
Some nic's do not switch to promisc mode properly.
I changed the snort startup script. I added extra
command after snort invocation:
ifconfig eth0 promisc
Jim Kipp wrote:
> If I run snort or tcpdump(on eth0), then do ifconfig -a eth0, it does
> not report PROMISC. Only when I manually set promisc does it report it.
> But tcpdump seems to be sniffing everything. Is this normal?
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