- generates statistic of scans detected by snort
cat /var/log/auth.log | /usr/sbin/snort-stat
is a small script that generates a nice statistic on the port scans that
were detected by snort and reported via /var/log/snort/alert .
The output of this script is mailed to the user confgured in the
The cron script /etc/cron.daily/5snort uses this script.
The script is mostly based on the snort-stat from Yen-Ming Chen <chenym+@CMU.EDU>.
The hostname resolving, the big shrinkage and this manpage were done by
Christian Hammers <firstname.lastname@example.org>.