[Snort-users] New Trend: Intrusion Prevention

Steve Halligan giermo at ...187...
Fri Dec 13 10:16:21 EST 2002


>I attended Infosecurity 2002 yesterday and there was much talk about
>intrusion detection going away, and intrusion prevention 
>replacing it. Does
>anyone know if there are any plans to include intrusion prevention
>functionality into Snort in the future?

The future is now.

http://www.snort.org/dl/contrib/patches/inline/

Also see Hogwash at:
http://www.snort.org/dl/contrib/patches/hogwash/

Now one could (and I would) debate the premise that you stated, but that is
a whole 'nother can of worms.

-steve





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