[Snort-users] performance concern

Erek Adams erek at ...950...
Tue Jun 17 12:37:14 EDT 2003


On Tue, 17 Jun 2003, Francisco Morosini wrote:

> Hi!, i have an concern, i have a machine with IIS 5.0 and i ask if is
> possible run the IDS with the WEB SERVER in the same machine or i have
> troubles of performance?

Snort does not need a webserver to run.  However, ACID and some other
Snort tools do need a webserver.

You can put the server on your sensor, but you may run into problems with
performance.

Cheers!

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Erek Adams

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