[Snort-users] Bug in mSearchREG() that can make Snort go into an infinite loop.

Chris Green cmg at ...671...
Sun Feb 24 09:09:09 EST 2002


Andreas Östling <andreaso at ...236...> writes:

> Hello,
>
> As described by a few others (for example
> http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=494612&group_id=3357&atid=103357)
> my Snort sometimes also stopped logging, and went up to near 100% CPU
> usage.

Ahh Thanks for the patch.  Applying it now..  Regex rules are still
not something to write home about but this is a critical bug. 
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Chris Green <cmg at ...671...>
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