[Snort-users] Snort Minimum permissions

Roman Danyliw roman at ...438...
Tue Sep 3 07:38:05 EDT 2002


Step #6 in the installation section of the snort database plugin documentation
is pretty clear on the exact permissions required.

http://www.andrew.cmu.edu/~rdanyliw/snort/snortdb/snortdb_install.html

Roman

On Tue, 03 Sep 2002 13:40:02 +0100, Richard Hall <r.j.hall at ...3454...> wrote :

> Does anyone know what the absolute minimum permissions are on the MySQL 
> database tables for the snort sensor account?   The guide states CREATE, 
> INSERT, SELECT, DELETE and UPDATE on snort_db.* are all these needed?   
> Does the sensor ever need CREATE, DELETE SELECT or UPDATE if it is just 
> inserting information into the existing database tables?   My SQL (that 
> is My as in Me not the program) is very limited and I wan't people in 
> other less trusted locations to be able to still log sensor data back to 
> a central location for analysis but without being to modify or read the 
> existing data in the database.   Is this possible?
> 
> Cheers
> 
> Rich
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