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Subject: Re: Intrusion Detection - Switched Network
From: cbrenton <cbrenton @ sover . net>
Date: Tue, 30 Dec 1997 14:30:11 -0500 (EST)
To: Paul Alukal <pva @ bluerose . tju . edu>
Cc: firewalls @ GreatCircle . COM
In-reply-to: <199712301602 . LAA15151 @ bluerose . tju . edu>


On Tue, 30 Dec 1997, Paul Alukal wrote:

> The question is this. If the network is fully switched, how effective
> is any intrusion detection system (without using an shared hub)? By

Does the switch support a monitoring port? For example the Cisco Catalyst
series allows you to configure any single switch port to monitor one or
more other ports. If this config is supported, you could monitor the port
used by the firewall and/or servers.

Cheers,
Chris



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