[Snort-users] Pass rules need SID in 2.6.1

Frank Knobbe frank at ...9761...
Sun Nov 19 15:58:10 EST 2006

On Fri, 2006-11-17 at 10:05 -0500, Justin Heath wrote:
> It's not just pass rules that require SID.
> SID's act as a unique identifier for a rule. This is why they are
> required. Plus it's just good practice.

But only for alert/log output. A SID is not really required for a silent
PASS. It wasn't in the past. Any reason it is required now?


It is said that the Internet is a public utility. As such, it is best
compared to a sewer. A big, fat pipe with a bunch of crap sloshing
against your ports.

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