[Snort-users] Snort's Processing Rate
MattG at ...11629...
Tue Apr 13 11:56:02 EDT 2004
They have tested Snort and other IDS's at different line rates.
From: Sherif Yusuf [mailto:sy99 at ...11628...]
Sent: Tuesday, April 13, 2004 11:44 AM
To: Matt Gibson
Subject: Re: [Snort-users] Snort's Processing Rate
Yes I know, but do you think it could cope with a 1Gbps network traffic,
even if we were using a Pentium IV, say 2G processor? Or is there like a
general limit, like 100Mbps traffic?
Matt Gibson wrote:
>That would depend on a number of factors. CPU speed, amount of Memory,
>There isn't a hard coded limit.
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>[mailto:snort-users-admin at lists.sourceforge.net] On Behalf Of Sherif
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>Subject: [Snort-users] Snort's Processing Rate
>I hust need to know the maximum (maybe published, doesnt have to be)
>packet processing rate while using Snort. If I could get a reference to
>where this number is stated that would be great.
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