How to use the Snort IDS – Part 1

how to use snort

When the defense of your device against attack is at stake, the name of antiviruses and IDSs must come up. And IDS, or an intrusion detection system, tries to detect malicious activity on your computer andinforms you about it. Snort is one of the most well-known IDSs today. In this tutorial,  I will show you how to use it to protect your system against intrusion. Let’s forgo the disclaimer, because this is constructive. Step 1: Snort is a Linux application. If you use Ubuntu,  the repositories for installing Snort should…