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Old 10-18-2002, 03:43 PM   #1
Olusegun
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Angry I need a way to automate emailing of snort alerts


I am running Snort 1.8.7 at one of my customer's premises. The network administrator is not knowledgeable in security related issues. I would like to know if there is some software or plugin that I can use to automatically email Snort alerts to my Inbox for realtime analysis and assessment. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
 
Old 10-19-2002, 01:02 AM   #2
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There are many ways, I just throw one, and you'll see somebody will jump with anothre one and so on. You can setup a cronjob to mail the alert file to you, i.e.
30 * * * mail you@yoursite.com < /path/to/snort/alert
 
  


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