[Snort-users] Question about negated and non-negated variables in rules
mkettler at ...4108...
Fri Nov 28 12:02:05 EST 2003
At 02:49 PM 11/28/2003, Jens-Harald Johansen wrote:
>Thanks Matt, but what I was looking for was the boolean equivalent of:
>(a) and ((not b) or (not c))
>Meaning, I want a, but not b or c. This rule will then be negated in the
>rules I'm mod'ing.
*cough* compare those two statements...
(a) and ((not b) or (not c))
(note: the above is the same as "a" if b and c don't overlap)
is not the same as:
A and not (b or c).
However, I don't think that construct is possible in snort syntax... you'd
have to use pass rules to get it.
The top-level operation in a IP list in snort is an OR operator, not an AND
operator, so you cannot "subtract off" IPs already added to the list.
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