[Bro] packet post-processor plugin

Seth Hall seth at icir.org
Wed May 20 18:30:21 PDT 2015

> On May 20, 2015, at 5:26 PM, Jeff Barber <jbarber at computer.org> wrote:
>> What does handle mean in this context?
> A primary goal is just to identify the endpoints represented by the
> various layers in the packet: mac addresses, vlan tag, layer3 proto,
> IP addresses, IP proto, TCP/UDP ports, etc.

Ohhhh, now this whole thread makes sense.  There has been some discussion internally and on the bro-dev list lately about how to expose that information to scripts in a way that doesn’t overload Bro.  Unfortunately there isn’t a timeline yet on actually implementing what has been discussed.


Seth Hall
International Computer Science Institute
(Bro) because everyone has a network

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