[Snort-users] errors of running "snort -T"

Erek Adams erek at ...577...
Mon Sep 9 02:43:02 EDT 2002


On Mon, 9 Sep 2002, jordi wrote:

> My snort's version is 1.8.6 . I got the following messages when I ran "snort -T". So I have to disable these rules. What's wrong with my snort ?
>
> ERROR => Undefined variable name: (/etc/snort/misc.rules:27): AIM_SERVERS
> ERROR => Undefined variable name: (/etc/snort/smtp.rules:8): SMTP_SERVERS
> ERROR => Undefined variable name: (/etc/snort/exploit.rules:22): SMTP_SERVERS

Jordi,

	You're using a 1.9.x .conf file with a 1.8.x snort.  When you upgrade
snort, you _must_ update your .conf file.  They have to be kept in sync.

	Download and use the 1.8.7 tarball.  You'll find everything you need
inside of it.

	Cheers!

-----
Erek Adams
Nifty-Type-Guy
TheAdamsFamily.Net





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