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Re: Port mirroring across multiple switches
From: "Peter Schawacker" <peter () schawacker com>
Date: Thu, 4 Dec 2003 14:56:07 -0800

RSPAN will do what you need if your switches support it.  See


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Hasnain Atique" <hatique () hasnains com>
To: <security-basics () securityfocus com>
Sent: Thursday, December 04, 2003 2:23 AM
Subject: Port mirroring across multiple switches

What's the best approach to port mirror traffic from multiple switches?
Should I enable mirroring on one port of each switch, and then connect
those ports to a hub and put my sniffer on the same hub?

My ultimate objective is to collect ARP query information from all


-- H



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