[Snort-users] Snort 2.3.3 and mysql logging

Matt Jonkman matt at ...12231...
Fri Apr 29 05:21:46 EDT 2005

Is any data making it to the interface snort is monitoring? Are you on a 
hub, or a mirror port, tap, etc?


Adam Kennedy wrote:
> Ok, call me stupid.
> I modified my snort.conf file and added the output database: line.
> MySQL is version 4.0.23a
> Snort is 2.3.3
> I ran the create_mysql which created the tables just fine, but no data 
> gets put into them. I also enabled nearly every rule file in snort.conf
> Likewise, when i ctrl-c out of snort, the Alerts is zero under Action 
> Stats, but Logged has several thousand listed. I'm so confused.
> I'm using the rules from the 2.3.3 rules/ in the tarball with no 
> modifications.
> Any ideas?

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