Hello guys ,

So in this video I’m going to tell you How to use snort for intrusion Detection System to secure your webserver.

in this video i am using Kali Linux

1. You must installed Snort in your laptop (if you dont have it go to https://www.snort.org/)

2. go to directory /etc/snort/rules

3. make file with name is alerts.rules

4. fill the alerts.rules like in the video

5. Save with ctrl + o

6. go to prev directory or /etc/snort and then open snort.conf to configure your ip address and alerts.rules

7. fill the snort.conf like in the video, then save

8. type on the terminal snort -A console -i wlan0 -c /etc/snort/snort.conf -l /var/log/snort -K ascii

9. and then for try , atack it in another computer or use virtual machine

10. you can see history of attack in the terminal, or you can see the ip of hacker in the directory /var/log/snort

Click on the video for fuller explanation, thank you!

Thanks to Allah SWT  and also Snort.org and Kali Linux