Hardware capture platforms

Network Fortius netfortius at gmail.com
Tue Jul 29 20:45:15 CDT 2008


Richard's blog @ http://taosecurity.blogspot.com/search?q=taps and
especially his books (Tao of Network Security Monitoring and Extrusion
Detection) are the best sources I have ever found, concerning [not only]
taps and[/but] so much more on the subject - proper usage and best
methodologies and practices for network monitoring (and not only for
security!!!)


Stefan

On Tue, Jul 29, 2008 at 7:12 PM, Christopher Morrow <morrowc.lists at gmail.com
> wrote:

> On Wed, Jul 30, 2008 at 12:35 AM, Jared Mauch <jared at puck.nether.net>
> wrote:
> > Check out packet forensics depending on what your ultimate requirements
> are.
> >
>
> I would also add a 'see packet forensics'...
>
> > On Jul 29, 2008, at 7:10 PM, "John A. Kilpatrick" <john at hypergeek.net>
> > wrote:
> >
> >>
> >> We've deployed a bunch taps in our network and now we need a platform on
> >> which to capture the data.  Our bandwidth is currently pretty low but
> I've
> >> got 8 links to tap, which means I need 16 ports.  Has anyone done any
> >> research on doing accurate packet capture with commodity hardware?
> >>
> >>
> >> --
> >>                              John A. Kilpatrick
> >> john at hypergeek.net                Email|     http://www.hypergeek.net/
> >> john-page at hypergeek.net      Text pages|          ICQ: 19147504
> >>                remember:  no obstacles/only challenges
> >>
> >>
> >
> >
>
>



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