Netflow Collector Ubuntu With Ntop Stage 1

As in slackware, ubuntu can also be installed NTOP network monitoring. His installation is far more easily in the slackware installation packages due to compare can be done using the repository or via the internet.

NTOP software, built by luca deri, on the official website to say that this application has several advantages, namely;
(1) web based base
(2) easy Installation
(3) get to know some of the protocol
(4) Open source.

It would be very interesting if we use aktiftas to monitor that happen in our network, because it is very vast amount of information that can be obtained, let alone with her installation techniques are very simple.
On the Ntop, the standard in traffic monitoring are as follows:

  • FTP
  • HTTP
  • DNS
  • Telnet
  • SNMP
  • NFS
  • X11
Fibre Channel
  • Control Traffic - SW2,GS3,ELS
  • SCSI
How to install the first

Typing commands on your terminal as below
$ sudo pico /etc/apt/sources.list
delete all of the contents and you may SELECT REPOSITORY HERE, then copy and paste the repository from which you've removed.

After that do process update package list from the new repository with the following command:
$ sudo apt-get update

After the update package list, then you can just do the install ntop from the repository on the internet with the command as below:
$ sudo apt-get install ntop

Ntop will automatically installed along with the dependecies, so you don't have to worry about not running. When ntop is already installed, you can simply execute ntop and set admin password with the command:
# ntop -u root

NTOP is successfully installed, please open a browser with port 3000. https://localhost:3000

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