apt-get Install snort

How do you install snort in Linux using apt-get command?

How to Install snort with apt-get?

apt-get install snort -y

Install Snort  Command

Here is a tutorial to learn how to install snort using apt-get command.

Step 1: Open terminal with su access and enter the command as shown below:
apt-get install snort -y

Step 2: After completion, the install command exits and instructs the user to restart the running instances of snort if it is running already.

Result of the Command Execution shown below:

root@hiox:~ apt-get install snort -y
Reading package lists...
Building dependency tree...
Reading state information...
The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required:
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dnsmasq base libtwolame0 libmono security2.0 cil libgsf 1 common
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libmtp8 gedit common xsltproc libgutenprint2 libsilcclient 1.1 3
libxcb atom1 erlang crypto libecj java xserver xorg video all python debian
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gvfs backends libxnee0 libsvga1 obex data server libgtk2 perl
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libgtkmm 2.4 1c2a g++ 4.4 odbcinst1debian1 update inetd libqt4 test
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pptp linux libgtkhtml editor common gcc 4.4 avahi utils x11 session utils
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libreadline6 dev freetds common transmission common libglibmm 2.4 1c2a
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libdirectfb 1.2 0 update manager erlang runtime tools librsvg2 common
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libindicate4 libwnck22 libakonadiprivate1 libtspi1 libdevkit power gobject1
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apt xapian index hal xserver xorg input evdev libdbusmenu glib1
libtomcat6 java libxinerama1 libgoocanvas common libesd0
python launchpad integration liblouis0 libept0
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libgvfscommon0 libmusicbrainz4c2a libx11 dev libwpg 0.1 1
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openoffice.org common patch manpages dev xvfb libgnome menu2
language pack zh hans language pack zh hant xserver xorg video tseng
xserver xorg video radeon libxcb render0 vzquota libebackend1.2 0 xfconf
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libglu1 mesa libdjvulibre text libavahi gobject0 libsox1a libcupsmime1
libc dev bin libnice0 compiz core libxcb1 dev libxcb shape0 libvala0
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libbonoboui2 common libloudmouth1 0 libssh 4 libxcb shm0 libvlccore2
binutils kdebase runtime data min12xxw libevtlog0 libxv1 znc extra
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Use 'apt-get autoremove' to remove them.
Suggested packages:
snort doc
The following NEW packages will be installed:
snort
Preconfiguring packages ...
0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 1 not upgraded.
Need to get 0B/598kB of archives.
After this operation, 1294kB of additional disk space will be used.
Selecting previously deselected package snort.
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Unpacking snort (from .../snort_2.8.5.2 2build1_amd64.deb) ...
usermod: no changes
Processing triggers for man db ...
Setting up snort (2.8.5.2 2build1) ...
* Stopping Network Intrusion Detection System snort [80G [33m*[39;49m No running snort instance found
* Starting Network Intrusion Detection System snort [80G [74G[ OK ]

root@hiox:~


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