[Snort-users] Reducing portscan allerts in logfile

Fyodor fygrave at ...121...
Tue Apr 3 05:35:05 EDT 2001

On Tue, Apr 03, 2001 at 11:24:43AM +0200, Markus Gronlund wrote:
> Hello,
> Is there a way to make the portscan detector silent or only make a
> single message per portscan, not 3 diffrent allert messages, 
> PORTSCAN DETECTED, portscan status, End of portscan...
> Running snort in -Afast mode.. 

You can turn off the portscan detector completely. If you want to customize the messages which it gives, you will have to hack the source though.

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