Install command:
brew install snort

Flexible Network Intrusion Detection System

License: GPL-2.0-only

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

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

Formula code on GitHub

Bottle (binary package) installation support provided for macOS releases:

Intel big sur

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

Depends on when building from source:

pkg-config 0.29.2 Manage compile and link flags for libraries
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 246
Installs on Request (30 days)
snort 246
Build Errors (30 days)
snort 0
Installs (90 days)
snort 872
Installs on Request (90 days)
snort 868
Installs (365 days)
snort 3,382
Installs on Request (365 days)
snort 3,314
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