[Snort-users] does not work local.rules

Lorine Ruotolo lori.ruotolo at ...125...
Tue Aug 8 15:53:56 EDT 2006

I think ! may not be allowed in regular text within the rule because it is 
the NOT character.  You can use escape or hex forms of it, not sure what 
they are off the top of my head though.

>From: repniksz at ...13889...
>To: snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
>Subject: [Snort-users] does not work local.rules
>Date: Tue, 8 Aug 2006 15:34:09 +0200
>I've made a very simple rule in my local.rules:
>alert tcp any any -> any 8080 ( msg: "Own"; content: "Hello!!!!"; )
>and after that i've watched a file in my browser on 8080 port, and i did
>not get any alert.
>The local.rules is in my snort.conf .
>What is wrong?

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