|SnortŪ on OpenVMS is a network intrusion detection software capable of performing real-time traffic analysis, alerting network intrusions and packet logging on IP networks. It utilizes a combination of protocol analysis and pattern matching to detect anomalies, misuse and attacks.
SnortŪ uses a flexible rules language to describe activity that can be considered malicious or anomalous. SnortŪ also has an analysis engine that incorporates a modular plug-in architecture.
SnortŪ on OpenVMS requires OpenVMS I64 V8.4 and an ODS-5 disk.