[Snort-users] v2.8.4 incorrect logging to MySQL

Joel Esler jesler at ...1935...
Tue Apr 14 11:56:31 EDT 2009


Seconded.

On Tue, Apr 14, 2009 at 11:38 AM, Jason Brvenik <jasonb at ...1935...>wrote:

> Here is my vote to remove all output methods from the engine except
> unified, to remove the code complexity. People are much better off
> having two dedicated processes achieving a common goal than they are
> with the code complexity and issues in the one code base.
>
> On Tue, Apr 14, 2009 at 8:31 AM, James Lay <jlay at ...13475...>
> wrote:
> >
> >
> >
> > ________________________________
> > From: Ron Jenkins <rjenkins at ...14345...>
> > Date: Mon, 13 Apr 2009 09:21:09 -0500
> > To: 'Joel Esler' <jesler at ...1935...>
> > Cc: James Lay <jlay at ...13475...>, Snort
> > <snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net>
> > Subject: RE: [Snort-users] v2.8.4 incorrect logging to MySQL
> >
> > We are backing down from v2.8.4 until the new version can successfully
> write
> > to the sensor and signature tables correctly.
> >
> > Until Soucrefire truly removes writing to the MySQL database and forces
> > unified logging we see no reason to change at this time.  Yes the new
> rule
> > changes are much wanted, but after reading on the mass issues on the
> snort
> > forums with the new version we are holding off on the update.
> >
> > Thanks
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > I have to chime in and second this.  Though Unified might be best, for
> > smaller shops, my perception is that barnyard is an added layer of
> > complexity.  I run snort at the house on OS X...pretty much to catch the
> > obvious dumb crap coming in from the outside world and to catch if the
> kids
> > machines get something naughty.  Again, larger shops where IDS is mission
> > critical should take the extra step, but small ones..eh...I’ve found that
> > logging direct to mysql works well enough.  My 0.02 I guess.
> >
> > James
> >
> >
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