[Snort-users] Using snort to process a TCPDump file

Ashley Thomas athomas at ...5484...
Mon Jan 6 15:16:01 EST 2003

use option :

-r filename

John Cherbini wrote:

> Hello everyone&&
> I was interested in finding out if I can use snort to process a 
> tcpdump log file. Specifically, I have a file that I redirected 
> tcpdump into, and I just want to run it through Snort to see if any of 
> the packets match any rules.
> I've read through the FAQ, and a few other documents on the site&..I 
> can't find any reference to doing this.
> If there are better applications to do this, please let me know!
> Thank you for any advice!!
> John Cherbini

Ashley Thomas
Research scientist
College of Computing
Georgia Tech.

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