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Extensions, Frameworks, and Integrations Used with Snort

by Joe Abraham

Snort is the foremost Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) in the world. This course will teach you how to expand its use and capabilities, as well as how to more efficiently manage it.

What you'll learn

Expanding and optimizing and IPS can present unique challenges in any environment. In this course, Extensions, Frameworks, and Integrations Used with Snort, you’ll learn to integrate the tool with others and expand its usage. First, you’ll explore the various integrations and extensions available. Next, you’ll discover how to optimize and manage Snort data. Finally, you’ll learn how to use preprocessors and complimentary tools to make better use of Snort. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Snort integrations needed to more effectively use the tool.

About the author

Joe Abraham, CCIE #62417, is a Security Technical Solutions Architect working in the public sector space, assisting customers develop and implement functional and secure network architectures. He graduated from Excelsior College with an M.S. in Cybersecurity and a B.S. in Information Technology (Network Management). He currently holds many IT certifications to include CCIE, CISSP, GSEC, and CCNP Security. He is also a member of the GIAC Advisory Board. Joe is a mentor to IT professionals and a b... more

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