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Running Snort on IIS Web Servers: Part I
However, as with any security tool, it is easy to feel a false sense of security once it is up and running. One must appreciate Snort for what it is and use it for what it is best at, namely sniffing traffic looking for attack signatures. It must be remembered that Snort will only serve as one component in an effective security strategy: firewalls, log analysis, and good security policy are still important aspects of a secure network.
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