[Snort-users] logging when the connection to MySQL is lost

Erek Adams erek at ...577...
Fri Oct 11 13:16:04 EDT 2002


On Thu, 10 Oct 2002, Hubert Karlch wrote:

> simple question, what happens when I configure snort to use the
> database-output for mySQL and the connection to the mySQL-Server is lost, becauseof :
> a) when logging local mySQL crashes
> b) when logging over a network a problem with the network occurs
> c) when using stunnel to encrypt the traffic between snort an mySQL stunnel
> crashes
>
> Are these alerts lost or are they stored somewhere local on the
> snort-sensor?

It depends on your setup.  You can have it output to more than one output
method....



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