|Managing Security with Snort and IDS Tools|
|By Kerry J. Cox, Christopher Gerg|
|Pub Date||: August 2004|
This practical guide to managing network security coversreliable methods for detecting network intruders, from usingsimple packet sniffers to more sophisticated IDS (IntrusionDetection Systems) applications and the GUI interfaces formanaging them. A comprehensive resource for monitoringillegal entry attempts, Managing Security withSnort and IDS Tools provides step-by-stepinstructions on getting up and running with Snort 2.1, andhow to shut down and secure workstations, servers,firewalls, routers, sensors and other network devices.