[Bro] Bro's evolutions

Jim Mellander jmellander at lbl.gov
Fri Sep 8 16:07:32 PDT 2006

LBL is running a netflow -> bro conversion package for internal
monitoring.  In brief, we collect netflow records, parse them into Bro
events, which are sent to a running Bro via the Brocolli library.  If
you're interested in working with this, great - it some help,as its a
bit of a hack.  I'll be happy to share what I'm doing...

Jean-Philippe Luiggi wrote:
> Hello All,
> Several things :  
> While i just sent a mail to Vern last week asking about the
> availability of the svn repository, i too agree with Christian,
> this access can bring its batch of problems so ...
> Another subject we spoke a few months ago (if not a year) : "Netflow"
> Let's imagine we would like having this used in "Bro", how doing this ?
> There're at least severals solutions :
> - Getting Netflow's flows coming directly inside Bro (turning it to be
> something likes a collector as flow-tools, nfcapd, etc.)
> - Use an external collector as one of those about which i speak above 
> and let Bro getting informations from the data.
> In security, i like the principle of unicity so the second approach is
> better for me (an IDS is an IDS, not a Netflow's collector). 
> So any advices, comments...
> Thank you.
> Best regards.
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Jim Mellander
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