[Snort-users] Snortcenter conf file naming problem.
paul.clements at ...7878...
Thu Jan 2 08:08:50 EST 2003
I'm a newbe so you will have to bare with me!
I'm running Snort 1.9.0, Acid 0.9.6b22 on Mandrake 7.3 and recently
decided to install snortcenter 0.9.6. I have had no problems with the
snortcenter and the Acid plugin installation on my reporting box and
everything seemed OK with the installation of the snortcenter sensor
agent (famous last words!)
Using the sensor agent : I can log in and view system info with no
problems but when I push the rule file it names it snort..conf instead
of snort.eth1.conf! thus the sensor comes to a grinding holt! The
settings for the sensor in Snortcenter clearly has the word "eth1" in
the "interface name to sniff" section of the sensor properties box.
If I rename the the the snort..conf to snort.eth1.conf and restart the
sensor it works fine but every time I update a rule I have to rename the
What am I doing wrong?
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