[Snort-users] Intermittent Pulled Pork Error
jason.weir at ...14916...
Wed Feb 16 13:47:07 EST 2011
FYI - PP did not error out at 6, 8, and 10PM last night or 8AM and Noon
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Nigel Houghton [mailto:nhoughton at ...1935...]
> Sent: Wednesday, February 16, 2011 1:38 PM
> To: Weir, Jason
> Cc: Snort Users
> Subject: Re: [Snort-users] Intermittent Pulled Pork Error
> On Wed, 16 Feb 2011 13:32:45 -0500, Nigel Houghton wrote:
> > On Wed, 16 Feb 2011 13:05:09 -0500, Weir, Jason wrote:
> >> Doesn't happen all of the time...
> >> Error 500 when fetching
> https://www.snort.org/reg-rules/snortrules-snapshot-2904.tar.gz.md5 at
> >> /usr/local/bin/pulledpork.pl line 390
> >> -J
> > That's not a PulledPork error, that's a website error. The
> file isn't
> > there, which strictly speaking shouldn't be a 500 server error, but
> > since the application that handles looking for the file
> can't find it,
> > the server will return the application error instead of a
> 404 not found.
> > With that said, I'll forward this to our Snort web team for
> > investigation.
> Actually, no I won't. After looking at snort.org I see that
> the 126.96.36.199
> rule set is not yet available for registered users. So, you'll get a
> 404 (or 500) for the rules file too.
> You can fix this for future use by using
> snortrules-snapshot-edge.tar.gz as the name of your rules file. That
> way, you will get the latest version of rules for either
> registered or
> subscriber rules automatically. Right now, for registered users this
> will be a 188.8.131.52 rule set. Which should work with 184.108.40.206.
> Now, per the rules of the drinking game, I will be taking a
> shot or two
> for replying to my own email.
> Nigel Houghton
> Head Mentalist
> SF VRT Department of Intelligence Excellence
> http://vrt-blog.snort.org/ && http://labs.snort.org/
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