[Snort-users] VRT Rules snapshot-CURRENT.tar.gz Download Error?

Nigel Houghton nhoughton at ...1935...
Thu May 28 15:40:21 EDT 2009

On Thu, May 28, 2009 at 2:37 PM,  <jlay at ...13475...> wrote:
>> Is anyone else having issues when attempting to download the VRT Snort
>> rules from the new site since the redesign? If I attempt to grab the
>> free 30 day delayed VRT sigs from the below URL, I get an HTTP 403 and
>> the error tells me that I need to log in to the site:
>> http://dl.snort.org/reg-rules/snortrules-snapshot-CURRENT.tar.gz
>> However, if I grab the version specific tarball below, the site delivers
>> it to me no problem:
>> http://dl.snort.org/reg-rules/snortrules-snapshot-2.8.tar.gz
>> --
>> Eoin Miller
> Same here...both snort and community gacked out this morning.  I sent an
> email to the list a week ago about the large size of the snort snapshot
> (86 megs) and got not a single response back ;)

Really? Did you try the mail archive?


Nigel Houghton
Head Mentalist
http://vrt-sourcefire.blogspot.com && http://www.snort.org/vrt/

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