Install command:
brew install snort

Flexible Network Intrusion Detection System

License: GPL-2.0-only

/api/formula-linux/snort.json (JSON API)

/api/bottle-linux/snort.json (Bottle JSON API)

Linux formula code on GitHub

Bottle (binary package) not available on this platform.

Current versions:

stable 2.9.18

Depends on:

daq 2.0.7 Network intrusion prevention and detection system
libdnet 1.14 Portable low-level networking library
libpcap 1.10.1 Portable library for network traffic capture
luajit 2.0.5 Just-In-Time Compiler (JIT) for the Lua programming language
nghttp2 1.44.0 HTTP/2 C Library
openssl@1.1 1.1.1k Cryptography and SSL/TLS Toolkit
pcre 8.45 Perl compatible regular expressions library
xz 5.2.5 General-purpose data compression with high compression ratio

Depends on when building from source:

pkg-config 0.29.2 Manage compile and link flags for libraries
bison 3.7.6 Parser generator
flex 2.6.4 Fast Lexical Analyzer, generates Scanners (tokenizers)
For snort to be functional, you need to update the permissions for /dev/bpf*
so that they can be read by non-root users. This can be done manually using:
     sudo chmod o+r /dev/bpf*
or you could create a startup item to do this for you.


Installs (30 days)
snort 2
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snort 2
Build Errors (30 days)
snort 1
Installs (90 days)
snort 3
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snort 3
Installs (365 days)
snort 24
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