Firestorm is an extremely high performance network intrusion detection system (NIDS). At the moment it just a sensor but plans are to include real support for analysis, reporting, remote console and on-the-fly sensor configuration. It is fully pluggable and hence extremely flexible.
DocumentationUser manpage available in HTML format from http://www.scaramanga.co.uk/firestorm/firestorm-nids.8.html; User manpage for config file available in HTML format from http://www.scaramanga.co.uk/firestorm/firestorm.conf.5.html
released on 3 August 2003
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