[Snort-sigs] What do the commented-out rules mean?

Joel Esler jesler at ...435...
Tue Dec 1 20:29:55 EST 2009

On Tue, Dec 1, 2009 at 7:15 PM, 林闻捷 <wendyfermilin at ...2420...> wrote:

> Hi, all
> I analyze the web-activex rules in both 2.7 and 2.8 version. There are lots
> of rules commented out (more than half). So do many other files. What do
> commented-out rules mean? Are they bad rules, or as a backup for special
> usage? Thank you very much!
It means they are off by default.  You can choose to turn them on, if they
apply to your environment.

Joel Esler | 302-223-5974 | Gtalk: jesler at ...435...
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