[Snort-users] Configuring False positives

Tom Sevy tsevy at ...1701...
Fri Nov 23 11:47:02 EST 2001

I have found that when I do this, then another rule catches it and

-----Original Message-----
From: Erek Adams [mailto:erek at ...577...] 
Sent: Friday, November 23, 2001 2:41 PM
To: Arvind Clemente
Cc: Snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
Subject: Re: [Snort-users] Configuring False positives

On Fri, 23 Nov 2001, Arvind Clemente wrote:

>     I am new to snort. I am getting a lot of Code Red v2 alerts from
> other machines. How can i configure snort for false positives so that
> it does not alert me  for only code red v2.

Find the rule in the corresponding rule file, then disable it with a '#' at
the front of the line.

Erek Adams

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