[Snort-users] Please Help

Matt Kettler mkettler at ...4108...
Thu Aug 29 11:18:04 EDT 2002

Are you sure the traffic in question is actualy present on the ethernet 
wire going to your snort box? (ie: are you using an ethernet switch to 
connect snort to?)

does tcpdump see it?

At 11:49 AM 8/28/2002 -0700, wen qet wrote:
>Dear All,
>I am new to snort. I have it installed in my system.
>I am currently running it from command prompt in
>With command like snort -v -d, snort listens to the
>network but upon completion when I use ctrl-C to view
>the packet statistics, everything is 0. In other
>words, even when I have traffic on the network (e.g.
>with ping) snort does not capture packets.
>Please, what should I do?
>Hope to hear from you soon.
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