[Snort-users] Run SNORT as different user

Ralf Hildebrandt Ralf.Hildebrandt at ...3909...
Fri Mar 1 14:38:19 EST 2002

On Fri, Mar 01, 2002 at 11:17:19AM -0800, spyguy703 wrote:
> Is there a way to run snort as a user other than root?

Yes. Check "man snort" (-u and -g option)
Chroot is -t

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