[Snort-users] comparison

J. C. Woods drjung at ...2066...
Fri Sep 21 08:13:02 EDT 2001


Brian wrote:
> 
> According to Martin Roesch:
> > Check out the recent article from Network Computing, Snort did very well
> > against the commercial competition.
> >
> > http://www.networkcomputing.com/1217/1217f2.html
> 
> I take afront to that.  :)
> 
> Snort did EXCELLENT.
> 
> Open Source.  Free.
> 
> Not $190,000 a year.  Not $90,000 a year.  Free.
> 
> All this from a bunch of guys (and probably some girls somewhere along
> the lines) in their living room hacking away listening to techno.
> 
> As one of the contributers I believe we are working to provide the world
> with the best IDS they can possibly get, and we are doing it because we
> love it.
> 
> Truly?  Not only is snort one of the top IDSs out there because it
> rocks, but since its free and its a community effort, I rate snort a
> 10.
> 
> -brian
> 

HERE, HERE!!!

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J. Craig Woods
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