[Snort-users] Portscans logging to MySQL

Ron Rosson insane at ...321...
Thu Apr 12 10:27:22 EDT 2001

Joe McAlerney (joey at ...47...) wrote:
> Hello Ron,
> Ron 'The InSaNe One' Rosson wrote:
> > output database: log, mysql, user=snort dbname=snort host=localhost
>                    ^^^
> Change this to 'alert'.  In the CVS version of Snort, the portscan
> plugin calls all output plugins registered as type 'alert' rather then
> 'log'.

Tried that and did a portscan from an untrusted host and still no
portscan logging to mysql. ANd now it is not logging to syslog either.

The rule sets are from araachnids vision.conf

I am baffled

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