FW: [Snort-users] The System works !! one question please !
Juan.Fernandez at ...2210...
Mon Sep 20 07:59:06 EDT 2004
The problem if I use cidr is that in the range there will be ip's that they
don't have http servers on tham .
What will be the result of that ?
I am trying to reduce false positives...
I received another replay from Alex.Butcher he is offering the folowing :
It looks like Snort's configuration file parser has a maximum line length of
1024 characters (defined by STD_BUF in src/snort.h). To (try to) change
this, you'll need to modify that definition in snort.h and rebuild.
Alternatively, a workaround would be to define two or more variables, and
duplicate the signatures that use HTTP_SERVERS.
I am afraid to compile again... after so much work it took me to start it
What u soggest ?
I am reading the book of jack koziol.
From: Harper, Patrick [mailto:patrick.harper at ...11593...]
Sent: Monday, September 20, 2004 4:32 PM
To: Juan Fernandez; snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
Subject: RE: [Snort-users] The System works !! one question please !
Can you use cidr? I am not sure if there is a limit or not but would
imagine there is.
From: Juan Fernandez [mailto:Juan.Fernandez at ...2210...]
Sent: Monday, September 20, 2004 5:08 AM
To: 'snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net'
Subject: [Snort-users] The System works !! one question please !
I tried to insert all of my http servers in HTTP_SERVERS in snort.conf
(I have a 99 servers).
Before modifying the https servers it worked.
DO I have a limitation of ip to enter ( I cant find any syntax error).
After I insert those ip's and started snort I received the following
error in /var/log/messeges:
Sep 20 12:20:12 sensjrlan snort: FATAL ERROR: /etc/snort/snort.conf(66)
=> Unknown rule type:
This is the relevant section in snort.conf ( line 65 starts in "var
HTTP.." and line 66 in the empty line after all the ip list):
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