[Snort-users] [YOUTUBE] Teo En Ming's Snort IDS Sensor in Action

James Lay jlay at ...13475...
Tue Apr 8 14:08:25 EDT 2014

On 2014-04-08 11:41, Teo En Ming wrote:
> Dear List,
> Please go to Youtube and watch my video of Snort IDS sensor in 
> action!
> The Youtube link is as follows:
> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NVqlxBJYUj4 [1]
> Watch how I added a ICMP packet detection rule in icmp.rules, went to
> http://grc.com [2] to port scan my public IP address, and the ICMP
> packet snort rule firing off.
> Dear Joel,
> Could you publish my Youtube video on http://www.snort.org/docs [3]?
> Dear James Lay,
> Since my ICMP packet snort rule fired off when I initiate a port scan
> against my public IP from http://grc.com [4], do you consider my 
> Snort
> IDS sensor to be fully operational?
> Regards,
> Teo En Ming


I would consider that the core functionality of snort is working.  I 
would now go into the tuning phase...verify all private/public IP's that 
you own/manage are in HOME_NET...identify server ports in use and start 
adding them in (SMTP, HTTP, MSSQL, etc...).


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