[Snort-users] test a threshold rule, please?

Joshua Berry jberry at ...11848...
Tue Jul 6 07:16:02 EDT 2004


Maybe the order of the seconds, count options.  Try changing it to count
1, seconds 60;

-----Original Message-----
From: snort-users-admin at lists.sourceforge.net
[mailto:snort-users-admin at lists.sourceforge.net] On Behalf Of Rich
Adamson
Sent: Tuesday, July 06, 2004 9:41 AM
To: Snort Users Postings
Subject: [Snort-users] test a threshold rule, please?


Could someone test the following rule in either linux or win32, please?

alert tcp $HOME_NET any -> any any (msg: "High SYN Traffic"; flags:S;
threshold: type 
threshold, track by_src, seconds 60, count 1; classtype:misc-activity;
sid: 1000002; 
rev:1;)

I'm trying to determine whether the above might indicate be a bug in 
linux, win32, or syntax error on my part. If I try the above rule in
win32 
(v2.2.0rc1 build 28), snort will not start due to an integer error
reading 
the rule. Inserting  content:" "; offset:0; in the above allows snort to
start.

Any help/suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Off-list comments are
fine if you'd like.

Rich




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