This course shows you how to write rules for Snort, an open-source intrusion detection and prevention system. Through a combination of expert-instruction and hands-on practice, this course provides you with the knowledge and skills to develop and test custom rules, standard and advanced rules-writing techniques, how to integrate OpenAppID into rules, rules filtering, rules tuning, and more. The hands-on labs give you practice in creating and testing Snort rules.
This course will help you:
Gain an understanding of characteristics of a typical Snort rule development environment
Gain hands-on practices on creating rules for Snort
Gain knowledge in Snort rule development, Snort rule language, standard and advanced rule options