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 From:  Rick Low <r dot low at computer dot org>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] IDS integration w/m0n0wall?
 Date:  Fri, 27 Feb 2004 16:14:06 -0500
You mean like this: http://www.snort.org/docs/tap/?
--rick

Christiaens Joachim wrote:
> Would a simple tap-'device' work in this situation?
> Where you just connect the RX pair of a nic in your IDS box parrallel to
> your RX pair on the m0n0, and this for each interface? Don't know about
> impedance etc, but this should be possible someway (optocouplers?), and safe
> to 'go around' the firewall this way, since the interfaces cannot be used to
> transmit anything...
> 
> just so thoughts...
> 
> Joachim