[Snort-users] 1:17239 False Positive

Joel Esler jesler at ...1935...
Tue Oct 12 15:42:47 EDT 2010


Right, that's the general rule of thumb, however, this rule was updated in today's rulepack.

Joel

On Oct 12, 2010, at 12:21 PM, Christopher A. Libby wrote:

> My initial guess would be disable this rule if you aren't using the product - the non-email port FP's are the only ones that really concern me. - Chris
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: James Lay [mailto:jlay at ...13475...] 
> Sent: Tuesday, October 12, 2010 8:43 AM
> To: Snort
> Subject: Re: [Snort-users] 1:17239 False Positive
> 
> Count me in here too...I saw a lot of these yesterday on port 25.
> 
> On 10/12/10 6:32 AM, "Christopher A. Libby"
> <clibby at ...14973...> wrote:
> 
>> 1:17239 "IMAP Alt-N MDaemon IMAP server CREATE command buffer overflow
>> attempt" is giving me a false positive on SQL Server backup traffic.
>> Could this rule be successfully limited to known IMAP ports?
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