[Snort-users] snort log question

Martin Roesch roesch at ...1935...
Mon Jan 28 18:30:05 EST 2002

You need to write your own output plugin to do this (or you could use the
CSV output plugin).  Check the docs for writing snort rules in the
SnortUsersGuide.pdf or look through the code for spo_alert_fast.c for a
quick primer on making your own output plugin.


On 1/28/02 5:21 PM, "Lookman Fazal" <fazall at ...4715...> wrote:

> Hello All
> I read the mailing list from front to end but could not find an answer,
> so here is the question
> I am running snort 1.8.3 on a linux 2.4.17 machine.
> In my snort.conf file, all I have for now is
> alert tcp any any -> any 80 (msg:"trying yahoo"; content:"yahoo";)
> I am capturing packets by doing
> snort -A fast -c snort.conf
> It does capture the packets in /var/log/snort directory, however,
> instead of the entire output , all I want in my log is
> SIP, SPORT, DIP and DPORT and thats it.
> Is there a way to have the above information in one txt file for all the
> various machines?
> Your help will be greatly appreciated
> --Fazal
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