[Snort-users] network bandwidth downs when snort inoine is up

carlopmart carlopmart at ...11827...
Tue Oct 9 18:44:05 EDT 2007


Victor Julien wrote:
> carlopmart wrote:
>> Victor Julien wrote:
>>   
>>> carlopmart wrote:
>>>     
>>>> Yes: norm_wscale_max 14
>>>>   
>>>>       
>>> This should be ok. Can you past your entire stream4 config?
>>>
>>> It doesn't have to be a stream4inline issue though. The number of sigs,
>>> preprocessors, etc. can also slow things down. Especially the clamav
>>> preproc.
>>>
>>> Regards,
>>> Victor
>>>     
>> I think that the problem is the clamav preprocessor too, but I didn't 
>> hope that it was so slow ...
>>
>>   
> What hardware are you using?

My is server is a P4 HT 3.2GHz with 1GB of RAM ...

> 
> Cheers,
> Victor
> 
>> My config:
>>
>> # Step #3: Configure preprocessors
>>
>> preprocessor flow: stats_interval 0 hash 2
>> preprocessor stream4: disable_evasion_alerts, stream4inline, 
>> enforce_state drop, memcap 134217728, timeout 3600, \
>>                          truncate, window_size 3000, disable_ooo_alerts, 
>> norm_wscale_max 14
>> preprocessor stream4_reassemble: both, favor_new
>> preprocessor stickydrop: max_entries 3000, log
>> preprocessor stickydrop-timeouts: sfportscan 3000, clamav 3000
>> preprocessor stickydrop-ignorehosts: 172.17.35.0/29
>> preprocessor clamav: ports all !22 !443, action-drop, dbdir /var/clamav, 
>> dbreload-time 43200
>> #preprocessor http_inspect: global iis_unicode_map unicode.map 1252
>> #preprocessor http_inspect_server: server default profile all ports { 80 
>> 8080 } oversize_dir_length 500
>> preprocessor rpc_decode: 111 32771
>> preprocessor bo
>> preprocessor ftp_telnet: global encrypted_traffic yes inspection_type 
>> stateful
>> preprocessor ftp_telnet_protocol: telnet normalize ayt_attack_thresh 200
>> preprocessor ftp_telnet_protocol: ftp server default def_max_param_len 
>> 100 alt_max_param_len 200 { CWD } cmd_validity MODE < char ASBCZ > \
>>                  cmd_validity MDTM < [ date nnnnnnnnnnnnnn[.n[n[n]]] ] 
>> string > chk_str_fmt { USER PASS RNFR RNTO SITE MKD } telnet_cmds yes 
>> data_chan
>> preprocessor ftp_telnet_protocol: ftp client default max_resp_len 256 
>> bounce yes telnet_cmds yes
>> preprocessor smtp: ports { 25 } inspection_type stateful normalize cmds 
>> normalize_cmds { EXPN VRFY RCPT } alt_max_command_line_len 260 { MAIL } \
>>                  alt_max_command_line_len 300 { RCPT } 
>> alt_max_command_line_len 500 { HELP HELO ETRN } alt_max_command_line_len 
>> 255 { EXPN VRFY }
>> preprocessor sfportscan: proto  { all } memcap { 10000000 } sense_level 
>> { low }
>> preprocessor dcerpc: autodetect max_frag_size 3000 memcap 100000
>> preprocessor dns: ports { 53 } enable_rdata_overflow
>> preprocessor perfmonitor: time 300 file /tmp/snort.stats pktcnt 10000
>>
>>
>>   
>>>     
>>>> Will Metcalf wrote:
>>>>   
>>>>       
>>>>> do you have window normalization enabled in your stream4inline config?
>>>>>
>>>>> On 10/9/07, carlopmart <carlopmart at ...11827...> wrote:
>>>>>     
>>>>>         
>>>>>> hi all,
>>>>>>
>>>>>>   I have configured a snort inline on my home network. (i am using
>>>>>> clamav preprocessor on it). First problem is bandwidth: downs from 310
>>>>>> kb to 166 kb (previosly exists some fluctuations) ... Is this normal?
>>>>>> Can I set up some kernel param to increase this bandwidth?? I am using
>>>>>> rhel5 and snor-inline 2.6.1.5
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Many thanks.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> --
>>>>>> CL Martinez
>>>>>> carlopmart {at} gmail {d0t} com
>>>>>>
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