Install Snort on Windows

Just because you aren’t Linux proficient doesn’t mean you can’t install Snort.  You can use Ubuntu and follow the step by step instructions or you can install it on Windows.

Here’s a tutorial on installing Snort on a Windows 7 computer.  (Instructions)

What is Snort?  Snort is a network Intrusion Prevention System and Intrustion Detection System that can detect anomalies and other traffic on your network.   (The Snort manual)

We use ACID and BASE to view our SNORT system (Link)


About TCAT Shelbyville IT Department

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology - is one of 46 institutions in the Tennessee Board of Regents System, the seventh largest system of higher education in the nation. This system comprises six universities, fourteen community colleges, and twenty-six Applied Technology Colleges.
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