[Snort-users] Is this a valid rule?

Alberto Gonzalez ag-snort at ...7149...
Thu Oct 24 20:34:02 EDT 2002

and IRC ports (for most servers I've seen) 6667 not 6008

Lefevre, Steven wrote:

>I have this rule in my local rule file:
>alert tcp $EXTERNAL_NET any -> $HOME_NET 6008:6009 (msg:"IRC Activity")
>(It's to detect IRC traffic ;)
>Why does snort always choke on it? I've looked it over 100 times and it
>seems to follow the syntax.
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