[Snort-sigs] http_inspect pre-processor tuning!

CunningPike cunningpike at ...2420...
Tue Sep 2 16:43:25 EDT 2008

Hi Abhi,

I simply use 'no_alerts' with http_inspect - the pre-proc is required 
for many HTTP rules and shouldn't be disabled, but I don't need the 
alerts it generates. YMMV.


Abhi S wrote:
> Hi,
>  I'm getting a lot of false positives generated by the http_Inspect 
> pre-processor. This is legitimate traffic coming from a single IP 
> address that I would like to tune out. However I cannot find the correct 
> option to add into the snort.conf file that will tell http_inspect not 
> generate alerts for that specific ip address.
> Does anyone know of a way to do this and the correct statement to add 
> into the snort.conf file?
> Thanks
> /Abhi
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