On 8/17/05, Sebastian Lemke <s dot lemke at infoworxx dot de> wrote:
> > ntop is best suited to a system on your LAN on a span port.
> A "span port" is a port where all traffic is "reflected" so that a software
> (Intrusion-Detection Software) can scan for attacks ?
Yes, for IDS, or just general network monitoring tools like ntop
(though a package like ntop has a place in any good network security
monitoring infrastructure, for the sake of anomaly detection amongst
> Is there a possibility to set up a span port in m0n0 wall ?
No, that's the job of a switch.