[Snort-users] Snort on Wireless

Chris Green cmg at ...1935...
Mon Apr 21 08:06:07 EDT 2003

"Sadanapalli, Pradeep Kumar (MED, TCS)" <Pradeep.Sadanapalli at ...8430...> writes:

> Hi, Anyone running snort on RedHat for wireless network interface?
> I need help on this...still my problem is not resolved. I have
> already mailed once this problem.  When I am running snort in daemon
> mode on my Lucent orinoco wireless network card, networking is
> getting disabled. I had to restart the network.

Lots of wireless cards have issues with being in promiscous mode.  Try
a different card, talk to the driver author, or run 2 wireless cards
in your box, one for sniffing, one for using.
Chris Green <cmg at ...1935...>
Let not the sands of time get in your lunch.

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