Thu Nov 23 16:36:19 EST 2017
some hardware upgrades. Get a good NIC (at least make sure you're not using one
of those Realtek 10/100 NICs with their inefficient alignment requirements).
Check to see if you're using a lot of swap and bump up your ram if you are, if
not, go for CPU power.
If your snort box is also doing lots of other things (mailserver, dns, firewall,
webserver, and snort all in one box gets a bit hefty) you might consider moving
snort, or some of the other tasks, to a less heavily loaded box.
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