Full Packet Capture: Open Source and on your own commodity hardware.
OpenFPC is a set of scripts that combine to provide a lightweight full-packet network traffic recorder & buffering tool. Its design goal is to allow non-expert users to deploy a distributed network traffic recorder on COTS hardware while integrating into existing alert and log tools.
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Note that all documentation is work in progress...
For more information check out www.openfpc.org