[Snort-users] disable frag3

Azfar Hashmi azfar.hashmi at ...15474...
Tue Dec 20 00:56:50 EST 2011

> Let me ask the basic question first.  Why are you trying to disable
the frag3 preprocessor?

I have to do it for trouble-shooting purpose. Snort is crashing daily in
load times and I have checked that that time server receiving large
number of fragmented packets. If it stop crashing after disabling it
then i will enable it after increasing its hardware power.

On 12/19/2011 7:53 PM, Joel Esler wrote:
> On Dec 19, 2011, at 5:33 AM, Azfar Hashmi wrote:
>> I am trying to disable frag3 preprocessor but snort giving me an error
>> that "invalid frag3 global option (disabled)"
>> What I am doing wrong.

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