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Best way to segregate IPv4 from IPv6 traffic in Scrut reports?

Posted: Mon Jan 30, 2017 11:18 am
by fossicker
I have a homemade nprobe running Debian Jessie x86, it's an old 32-bit (previously snort) appliance with one 100Mb management interface and six Intel GbE interfaces. Because it's only a 32-bit CPU, and because Luca Deri no longer supports nprobe on x86, I compiled nprobe and nDPI from scratch using old sources I found on github from 2011. It's a fully functional nprobe but with no licensed addons. Right now I have nprobe watching eth0 which is jacked into a switch span port of my LAN uplink.

Is there a way that I can run two nprobes, one to export IPv4 and another to export IPv6, showing up as separate instances in Scrutinizer? Or would you recommend running a basic nprobe -V 9, and then use Scrutinizer reporting to segregate IPv4 from IPv6?

What's the difference between an Interface and an Instance in Scrutinizer?

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When I run a basic nprobe:
./nprobe -a -n -i eth0 -t 60 -d 15 -V 9 -G
I get Interface 0 in Scrutinizer and IPv4 and IPv6 traffic appears together in Reports.

Here's another nprobe I've been playing with, this seems to give me Instance 1 and Instance 2. What is the difference between an Instance and an Interface? Instance 0 seems to give me only IPv4, while Instance 2 gives me both IPv4 and IPv6.