How can I learn more about Snort?

As an extensible, open source intrusion detection system tool, Snort packs plenty of power. Learn where to find the online resources to help you and your customers get the most out of Snort.

Being the author of the SearchSecurityChannel.com Snort Report, I suggest reading my monthly articles.

About the author
Richard Bejtlich is director of incident response at General Electric Company in Manassas, Va. and blogs at Bejtlich.net and TaoSecurity.com. Listen to the rest of Richard's answers on Snort by downloading our Snort podcast.

The snort-users and snort-devel mailing lists are excellent resources as well. Sourcefire operates a newbie-friendly series of forums. Finally, consider joining the #snort IRC channel at irc.freenode.net.

This was last published in January 2008

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