[Snort-users] Bad port number error??

Phil Wood cpw at ...440...
Thu Jun 14 18:15:10 EDT 2001


On Thu, Jun 14, 2001 at 05:02:49PM -0400, Darrin Powell wrote:
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> Why do I get this error on my exploit.rules ? 
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> # snort -Afull -c /etc/snort/snort.conf -v
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>         --== Initializing Snort ==--
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> Initializing Network Interface eth0
> Kernel filter, protocol ALL, TURBO mode (63 frames), raw packet socket
> Decoding Ethernet on interface eth0
> Initializing Preprocessors!
> Initializing Plug-ins!
> Initializating Output Plugins!
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> +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> Initializing rule chains...
> [!] ERROR /home/dpowell/exploit.rules(29) => Bad port number: "(msg:"EXPLOIT"
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If you would also post the rule itself, I'd more likely have a good answer.
I suggest you check the rule for any variables you have not initialized
in your configuration file.

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> Thank in advance
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> Darrin
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