[Snort-users] Ignore ICMP ping

Joe McAlerney joey at ...47...
Fri May 31 14:27:03 EDT 2002

Just FYI, aside from pass rules you can use SnortSnarf's -Xsid=<sid>
option to exclude any alerts by their sid number.

-Joe M.

Joe McAlerney
Silicon Defense: IDS Solutions

Math wrote:
> Hello, i just wanna know if there is anyway to block ICMP PING from a
> computer. I find how to ignore some tcp/udp ping by the preprocessor
> command in Snort.conf, but can i just but another line to disable some
> server ICMP PING activity to be put in my alert log?
> A little help would be appreciate here if anybody got answer ... I use
> SnortSnarf and i dont wanna see those ping in my stats, so must block in
> snort...
> thx math
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