[Snort-users] Ethernet Tap
mkettler at ...4108...
Fri Aug 13 13:47:02 EDT 2004
At 03:43 PM 8/13/2004, TKaroutsos at ...12252... wrote:
>What about this?
>It costs about $1000. US
That works too.. but it's clearly not something you can build yourself...
If you're going to spend money, also keep in mind that a Cisco 2950 12-port
10/100 managed switch with span port capabilities (among others) retails
for about $650...
The tap does have the advantage that it will flow traffic even if it fails,
and adds near zero delay, but the switch is cheaper and adds useful ports.
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