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Increasing Performance in High Speed NIDS  15 March 2002 
Source: Neil Desai - Posted by Pete O'Hara   
This PDF document is a very technical overview of the Snort NIDS, and discusses efforts currently underway to improve the performance of Snort. "The increasing of network utilization and the weekly increase in the number of critical application layer exploits means . . .
 
Corporates sign up for computer forensics training  03 March 2002 
Source: IDG - Posted by Nick DeClario   
A growing number of businesses are choosing to do their own research into cybercrime rather than go to the police, and are signing up for forensics training to help them uncover employee misdeeds and security breaches, according to Guidance Software Inc.. . .
 
Biatchux Bootable CD Forensics Toolkit  23 February 2002 
Source: Biatchux Project - Posted by Dave Wreski   
Biatchux is a portable bootable cdrom based distribution capable of providing an immediate environment for performing forensics analysis, incident response, data recovery, virus scanning and pen-testing. Also capable of providing necessary tools for live forensics/analysis, just mount the cdrom on your . . .
 
Network Intrusion Detection Signatures, Part 3  20 February 2002 
Source: SecurityFocus - Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
This is the third in a series of articles on understanding and developing signatures for network intrusion detection systems. In Part One and Part Two, we examined the use of IP protocol header values, particularly TCP, UDP and ICMP, in network . . .
 
Free, dependable IDS  12 February 2002 
Source: InfoWorld - Posted by Jen Olson   
Historically, any enterprise search for a host-based IDS (intrusion-detection system) to protect its Linux environment has found itself stymied by a lack of available solutions. Network-based IDSes such as Snort have been available for some time, but the host-based approach offers certain advantages, such as the capability to detect attacks that network-based solutions sometimes miss and greater flexibility for fine-tuning which activities should be monitored.. . .
 
Aide Host Intrusion Detection v0.8 Released  11 February 2002 
Source: Rami Lehti - Posted by Jen Olson   
AIDE (Advanced Intrusion Detection Environment) is a free replacement for Tripwire. It does the same things as the semi-free Tripwire and more. It creates a database from the regular expression rules that it finds from the config file. Once this database is initialized it can be used to verify the integrity of the files.. . .
 
Analyize This!  04 February 2002 
Source: InfoSecurity Magazine - Posted by Chris Pallack   
Atop Hamilton's multilayered defense system sits one of a new class of network forensics analysis tools (NFATs): Niksun's NetDetector (www.niksun.com). These products--which include SilentRunner (www.silentrunner.com ) and Sandstorm's NetIntercept (www.sandstorm.com )--combine robust network traffic capture with sophisticated analysis and forensics capabilities.. . .
 
Snort sniffs at security scare  02 February 2002 
Source: vnunet - Posted by Dave Wreski   
A spat has broken out in the security community after Internet Security Systems (ISS) revealed a security flaw in the Snort open source intrusion detection system. ISS released an advisory warning on Monday of a remote denial of service (DoS) vulnerability in Snort, but the system's developer has since poured cold water on this "molehill turning into a mountain".. . .
 
ISS Report: Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability in Snort IDS  31 January 2002 
Source: xforce.iss.net - Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Internet Security Systems (ISS) X-Force is aware of a remote Denial of service (DoS) vulnerability present in Marty Roesch's Snort Intrusion Detection System (IDS). It may be possible for remote attackers to send specially crafted ICMP packets to the program, resulting . . .
 
Snort sniffs at security scare  31 January 2002 
Source: VNUNet - Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
A spat has broken out in the security community after Internet Security Systems (ISS) revealed a security flaw in the Snort open source intrusion detection system. ISS released an advisory warning on Monday of a remote denial of service (DoS) . . .
 
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