[Snort-users] snort installation error

Ciprian Badescu ciprian.badescu at ...9292...
Tue Nov 4 04:11:03 EST 2003


Hi,


Have you flush privileges/credentials (I don't know the exact syntax).
Look at mysqladmin manual page for this.

Abd try to connect with 'mysql' and snort user to database first.

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______V______   Ciprian Badescu

On Tue, 4 Nov 2003 edmund.li at ...10410... wrote:

> Date: Tue, 4 Nov 2003 15:11:32 +0800
> From: edmund.li at ...10410...
> To: snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
> Subject: [Snort-users] snort installation error
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> Dear all,
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> Try to connect the sensor by using snortcenter and it has the following
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> Ports to decode telnet on: 21 23 25 119
> ERROR: database: mysql_error: Access denied for user: 'snort at ...10440...'
> (Using password: YES)
> Fatal Error, Quitting..
> database: compiled support for ( mysql )
> database: configured to use mysql
> database: user = snort
> database: password is set
> database: database name = snort
> database: host = snort1
> database: sensor name = sensor1
> database: detail level = full
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> mysql> show grants for snort at ...10440...;
> +-------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> -+
> | Grants for snort at ...10440...
>  |
> +-------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> -+
> | GRANT USAGE ON *.* TO 'snort'@'sensor1'
>  |
> | GRANT SELECT, INSERT, UPDATE, DELETE, CREATE ON `snort`.* TO
> 'snort'@'sensor1'
>  |
> +-------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> -+
> 2 rows in set (0.00 sec)
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> mysql>
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> Any idea ?
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> PS plug-in configure
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> Database: Log to a variety of databases
> Sensor Name
> [AUTO]use keyword [AUTO] for automatic sensor_name
> DB Name
> snort
> DB Type
> mysql[mysql | postgresql | odbc | mssql | oracle]
> DB Host
> snort1(hostname or IP address)
> DB Port
> (default: 3306)
> User
> snort
> Password
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> Ruletype
> alert[log | alert]
> Encoding
> [hex | base64 | ascii]
> Detail
> full[full | fast]
> ignore bpf
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> Edmund
> Thanks
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