Bootable CD with IDS

Posted on 2006-04-21
Last Modified: 2010-04-11
I while back I found a pretty good IDS CD which was bootable and ran a version of linux. But i lost it and cant find anything like it. Does anyone have a good suggestions of what to use for IDS.

Thank you
Question by:quippee
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    Knoppix STD (security tools distribution) is a customized distribution of Knoppix Live.  Works well.
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    Sentry Firewall - Bootable of CD firewall with IDS can be got from
    Redwall Firewall - bootable cd firewall with IDS. Get it from
    SmoothWall Express is great though you need to install it on a pc (although that can often be an old machine..) Get it from

    Hope that helps!
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    Going along the same line as isyseurope, if you have an old machine with 1, 2 or 3 ethernet cards and want a nice firewall/IDS appliance with a nice web based front end, try


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