[Snort-users] decode_data_link option

Jason Brvenik jasonb at ...1935...
Mon Sep 5 09:09:28 EDT 2005


Pablo Nebrera wrote:
> 	If I use this option it means that snort will check Layer2 headers and
> if not it will not.

It only means they will be decoded not checked.

> 
> What is the relation with the rules and preprocessors if I use it?
> Is recomendable use it as default??

no relationship. If you want to see the layer2 data use it otherwise 
leave it off.

> 
> Thanks 
> 
> Pablo
> 
> 
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