[Snort-users] Promiscuous mode

Ralf Hildebrandt Ralf.Hildebrandt at ...821...
Sat Sep 15 00:30:01 EDT 2001


On Fri, Sep 14, 2001 at 11:24:09AM -0500, snortlst snortlst wrote:
> Is that mandatory to set a NIC on snort machine to promiscuous mode?

No.

> (I mean should I set it manually or snort installation performs it automatically?)

Depends on the flags you call Snort with...
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