[Snort-users] Still Help Needed: i want to make a firewall

Jason security at ...5028...
Tue Apr 15 18:36:02 EDT 2003

Not for windows but all the required information to build it is there.

Check out snort inline.


Patrick S. Harper wrote:
> OK - A windows based firewall... But your posting to a snort IDS users
> list.  have you looked at
> http://www.silicondefense.com/support/windows/downloads.php have you
> google'd?  have you looked at all?  Just wondering
> On Tue, 2003-04-15 at 10:46, Junaid wrote:
>>i HAVE To work in windows platform preferrably win2k
>>and ...
>>i want to make a firewall for a network. say i have
>>two interfaces (NICs) on a PC one connected to my
>>private network and other to the internet. can i use
>>libpcap/wpcap to capture all the packets and then
>>filter all the packets according to some user defined
>>rules and then drop the packets violating any rule
>>while leting others go. currently i know that
>>libpcap/wpcap can only be used to sniff packets but
>>cannot block packets going into the IP stack of an OS.
>>i want that i be able to block all the packets and let
>>go (into the protocol stack) only the packets which
>>donot violate any rules hence making a packet
>>filtering firewall.
>>can anyone tell me how to achieve this with pcap or
>>with anything else.
>>can i get the source code for hogwash for windows...?
>>need an urgent reply please.
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