[Snort-users] Question about preprocessor portscan and ignori ng ports

Gregor Binder gbinder at ...462...
Thu Jan 18 13:03:42 EST 2001


Jean-Philippe Grenier on Thu, Jan 18, 2001 at 12:45:11PM -0500:

Jean-Philippe,

> I thought it would of act this way. Well I can probably apply a BPF
> and never send web and mail traffic to snort. This way I'm sure
> that it will never go to the plugin.

don't forget that you will miss anything malicious that goes to these
ports (like shellcode for example).

Regards,
  Gregor.

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