[Snort-users] [Emerging-Sigs] (no subject)

waldo kitty wkitty42 at ...14940...
Mon Nov 29 20:29:39 EST 2010


On 11/29/2010 05:36, Jun Wan wrote:
> I think this may be because Oinkmaster downloads emerging.conf at 2:00 am every
> morning, so it overwrites the one I configured before, my questions would be:
>
> 1.) Is this the right way for Snort to use ET rules by modifying the
> emerging.conf as above (removing # from rules of virus, trojan, p2p etc) ?
>
> 2.) How can I keep the modified emerging.conf from being overwritten to a new
> downloaded one from ET?
>
> Any information and help would be much appreciated.

just add emerging.conf to the oinkmaster "ignore this file" section and it won't 
be overwritten... there are several that oinkmaster is told to ignore... 
local.rules is one example ;)




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