[Snort-users] Debugging Snort rules locally, is there a way around loopback?

Digisec Ezine digisec_ezine at ...125...
Tue Sep 2 08:15:02 EDT 2003


Is there a way to test snort rules on the same (Windows) machine that snort 
is located on? I know that because of loopback, no packet that is sent to a 
local address is actually sent over the interface snort monitors. Does 
anyone know a way to test locally?

Tatsu

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