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SpiderTools: IPCop [Tutorial]

Oct 10, 2006, 07:30 (0 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to Mike Weber for this link. ]

"IPCop offers an interesting interface that provides you with detailed information about what kind of attacks are currently active on your network. This information is provided as an integration with Snort, a project that focuses on discovering intrusion attempts. In order to access this information open IPCop, select the Services Tab and Intrusion Detection System Administration. This will open up a page that will allow you to configure the Snort rules.

"The first option you will have is to choose which interfaces to use Snort rules on. In the example a Red Zone, the Internet facing network card and the Green Zone, the internal network are both checked..."

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