[Snort-users] Multiple "sniffing" interfaces

Bryan Irvine bryan.irvine at ...9066...
Wed Jul 23 09:24:21 EDT 2003

Yup, I run 8 instances of snort (1 instance per interface) on 2
different machines that both report to a postgresql db that acid
connects to.  ACID reports that there is 8 sensors. All is well. :-)


On Wed, 2003-07-23 at 09:00, Bryan Miller wrote:
> I was curious as to the list member's experiences with using multiple
> interfaces in "sniffing" mode.  We have a client who insists that we
> install multiple NIC's in our box instead of purchasing another
> appliance.  I was wondering how this affects other add-ins such as
> ACID, SnortCenter and SnortSAM.  If anyone has any experiences with
> running multiple NIC's in this fashion, I'd love to hear from you. 
> I'm also guessing that you would have to run multiple instances of
> Snort?
> Bryan

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