[Snort-users] can I remove asn1_decode preprocessor?

Paul B. Poh paul at ...6438...
Wed Apr 16 06:19:02 EDT 2003

You can remove that the asn1 preprocessor. That preprocessor is prone to 
lots of false positives.

I believe that Andrew Baker is working on a new SNMP decoder for Snort 
2.x to replace the asn1 preprocessor.


Clayton Mascarenhas wrote:
> Hi
> I am getting a lot of spp_asn1 alerts. Will it hurt if I comment the 
> asn1_decode preprocessor?? Is there any use of having this preprocessor?
> Thanks
> Clayton
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