[Snort-users] Test if Snort Work Correctly

Matt Kettler mkettler at ...4108...
Wed Nov 5 15:46:05 EST 2003

At 12:56 PM 11/5/2003, TOPTREND - Samuel de Oliveira wrote:
>I've a doubt. I've a Snort 2.0.2 installed on Red Hat 9.0 with MySQL, 
>Acid, Apache, PHP...
>I would like to test if Snort is working correctly. What programs I should 
>use to test Snort?

nmap is a good start. Nessus is another.

Just make sure your attacks are coming from an IP address that matches your 
EXTERNAL_NET and go to a machine matching HOME_NET.

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