[Snort-users] ACID and MySQL questions

meling meling at ...2901...
Fri Aug 4 05:26:51 EDT 2006



> Next question.... I can't find any info on what exactly a snort sensor that
> is not running MySQL needs in the way of MySQL libraries to be able to log
> to a central MySQL DB server.  Can I get away with installing the MySQL
> client?  So far I have been doing full blown installs of MySQL on each
> sensor.  Anyone doing something different?

you can install the mysql client on the snort sensor:
./configure --without-server

mysql has its own encrytion for db connections, but i don't trust this.

--mel




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