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Bug#752546: ITP: bro -- network analysis framework

Package: wnpp
Severity: wishlist
Owner: Raúl Benencia <rul@kalgan.cc>

* Package name    : bro
  Version         : 2.3
  Upstream Author : Bro Development Team <info@bro.org>
* URL             : http://www.bro.org/
* License         : BSD
  Programming Lang: C++
  Description     : network analysis framework

Bro is primarily a security monitor that inspects all traffic on a link in
depth for signs of suspicious activity. More generally, however, Bro
supports a wide range of traffic analysis tasks even outside of the
security domain, including performance measurements and helping with

Bro comes with built-in functionality for a range of analysis and detection
tasks, including detecting malware by interfacing to external registries,
reporting vulnerable versions of software seen on the network, identifying
popular web applications, detecting SSH brute-forcing, validating SSL
certificate chains, among others.

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