[Snort-users] snort local.rules help

Brent misterb at ...2851...
Tue Oct 2 09:34:02 EDT 2001


ok ...but doesnt this defeat the purpose of haveing a local.rules file....i
know that its a set of rules for the local network...but how should
configure it ??  is there a referrence to go by ??  besides the
local.rules.sample that comes with the port
thank you for your replies
Brent
----- Original Message -----
From: "John Sage" <jsage at ...2022...>
To: "Brent" <misterb at ...2851...>
Cc: "'snort-users'" <snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net>
Sent: Monday, October 01, 2001 11:16 AM
Subject: Re: [Snort-users] snort local.rules help


> Brent:
>
> Try commenting the offending line in snort.conf out, thusly:
>
> # include local.rules
>
>
> - John
>
> --
> John Sage
> FinchHaven, Vashon Island, WA, USA
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>
>
> Brent wrote:
>
> > Im trying to run snort on my FBSD 4.3 box ...when i start it doing:
> >
> > /usr/local/bin/snort -d -h 192.168.0.0/24 -l /var/log/snort.log -c
> > /usr/local/etc/snort.conf &
> >
> >   from /etc/rc.conf
> >
> > i get it cant initialize because it cant find local.rules.... however
> > the local.rules is in the the default directory for snort
> >
> > but its empty
> >
> > there is A  local.rules.sample    but im not sure how to apply it to my
> > situation..
> >
> > any help is greatly appreciated
> >
> > Brent
> >
>
>
>
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