[Snort-users] Snort 22.214.171.124 does not like default global telnet config??
jesler at ...1935...
Tue Apr 20 23:28:39 EDT 2010
Can you post your snort.conf? Of course sanitized for your protection.
The ftp_telnet global config in my snort.conf is the following:
preprocessor ftp_telnet: global \
encrypted_traffic yes \
On Apr 20, 2010, at 7:12 PM, Joe Pampel wrote:
> Hi and thanks!
> I think what you are saying is that snort.conf was not updated and has stale keywords?
> I did a diff between the one in the build folders and the production one and there are some interesting changes.
> Production one looked stale..
> So I set up a new snort.conf based on the one in the install files and now it is still failing with the same error.
> At least I am consistent...
> It has the SSL config now which looks valid: (per Page #66-67 in manual)
> preprocessor ssl: noinspect_encrypted, trustservers
> When I try to run it, it still claims that:
> ....Portscan Detection Config:
> Detect Protocols: TCP UDP ICMP IP
> Detect Scan Type: portscan portsweep decoy_portscan distributed_portscan
> Sensitivity Level: Low
> Memcap (in bytes): 10000000
> Number of Nodes: 36900
> ERROR: /usr/local/etc/snort.conf(406) => Invalid keyword 'encrypted_traffic' for 'global' configuration.
> Fatal Error, Quitting..
> I read the snort.conf file and looked at the manual again and I honestly don't see what else I would need to config to get it at least running. The defaults look like they should work without human intervention.
> should I go back to flipping burgers now? ;)
> On Apr 20, 2010, at 7:53 PM, Russell Fulton wrote:
>> On 21/04/2010, at 11:12 AM, Joe Pampel wrote:
>>> I upgraded a sensor which was at Snort 2.8.4 to the new version 126.96.36.199
>>> This is on Solaris 10, x86. I am logging remotely; there is no local mysql etc.
>>> It has been running snort stably for over a year now.
>>> Now when I try to run Snort, it chokes on the global telnet config, but there is nothing wrong with it - it is the default.
>> nothing wrong with the telnet config -- what you are missing is the new ssl config. see README.ssl
>> They have just added the new keywords to the rules.
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