[Snort-users] re: Pass Rule question
erek at ...950...
Fri Jun 13 02:59:07 EDT 2003
On Wed, 11 Jun 2003 lindsay.hunt at ...9446... wrote:
> I have a question regarding the use of pass rules. I am running snort with
> the "-o" option and want to ignore specific snmp traffic; specifically,
> snmp requests from a particular ip address destined for 2 separate
> I created a file called pass.rules and placed it in the rules directory. It
> has the following syntax:
> pass udp x.x.x.x any -> udp [y.y.y.y , z.z.z.z ] 161
> x.x.x.x corresponds to the source address and y and z to the destination
> Is the syntax correct? The traffic that I want to ignore is still showing
> up as alerts. Thanks in advance for any help.
It could be one of two things:
* Make it into two different rules. Maybe you have something
with the IP list messed up.
* Grab the nightly CVS tarball  and try that. There was a
commit made earlier this week that made some changes with the pass rules.
I'm guessing it's the second one.
"When things get weird, the weird turn pro." H.S. Thompson
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