[Snort-users] Base Configuration!

Guillaume Arcas guillaume.arcas at ...953...
Fri Sep 15 13:06:55 EDT 2006

Selon Zakai Kinan <titanyen2000 at ...131...>:

> 1. I read that I only need the client portion of my
> mysql to be installed in order for snort to be able to
> log to a remote mysql server.  Is this assumption
> correct?


> 2. Can base be installed and work properly on a
> different server?  Let me clarify:  the snort firewall
> will send its logs to a database server and base will
> be installed on a different server.

Can be like that :

[Firewall/Snort] ---> [MySQL Server] <--- [BASE]

Or like that :

[Firewall/Snort] ---> [MySQL Server/BASE]

> 3. Does mysql have to be running for snort to send its
> logs to a different server?

Yes, on your MySQL Server Box.


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