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Old 04-18-2004, 12:42 PM   #1
jon_k
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How do detect a port scan?


I was wondering how someone can tell if you port scan them through a linux box?

I am running a linux box and I'm considering setting it up as a router, but I'd like to have complete control over detecting port scans and everything, how would someone do this?
 
Old 04-18-2004, 12:54 PM   #2
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Go to sourceforge and download the package 'Snort'. It is a really cool intrusion detection system as well as other functions it provides. It has paranoid port scan detection and can detect all sorts of other exploit attempts.
 
  


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