[Snort-users] Acid Email Alerts

Thomas Bechtold ThomasBechtold at ...348...
Mon Jun 23 06:12:15 EDT 2003

Am Freitag, 20. Juni 2003 21:24 schrieb Robin Johnson:
> Does anyone know how to configure a redhat 8.0 server to send email alerts
> from Acid
> ALthough you can define the email types in acid_conf.php I dont understand
> what I need to configure to get the mail actually sent.
> Any help will be much appreciated.
> This is just a test project Im setting up from home to familiarise myself
> with linux,apache and php etc.

I'm not sure, but i think you can send e-mails with acid only by hand. For 
example you see alters in acid and the you can you the Action 'Send E-Mail'. 
Thats it. I don't know a way to send automatic e-mails to sysop if theres an 
You can use syslog and logcheck to do this, i think. I have the same problem 
and i'll testing this next week.


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