[Snort-users] how to update snort

codeforfun codeforfun at ...10619...
Mon Nov 21 15:55:37 EST 2011


Where should i extract the snort-snapshot compressed file to?

I have downloaded the latest rule set from the website and now want to 
update my local copy.


codeforfun




On 15/11/2011 23:02, acv wrote:
> Hi,
>
> Sounds like your wireless device does not support promiscuous mode. Try using
> WinDump on the interface, if it fails to, you'll know that it's the hardware
> (and/or drivers) and not snort.
>
> Alex
>
> On Tue, Nov 15, 2011 at 10:03:34PM +0000, codeforfun wrote:
>> Date: Tue, 15 Nov 2011 22:03:34 +0000
>> From: codeforfun<codeforfun at ...10619...>
>> To: snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
>> Subject: [Snort-users] snort wireless card "ERROR: Can't start DAQ (-1) - ê!î???!"
>>
>> I have installed snort and have it running fine with my wired interface.
>>
>> But when i try to run snort with my wireless card i get this error
>> "ERROR: Can't start DAQ (-1) - ê!î???!"
>>
>> Could someone please help point me in the right direction?
>>
>>
>>
>> Full Error Message:
>>
>> Initializing Output Plugins!
>> pcap DAQ configured to passive.
>> Acquiring network traffic from
>> "\Device\NPF_{########-####-####-############}".
>> ERROR: Can't start DAQ (-1) - ê!î???!
>> Fatal Error, Quitting..
>>
>>
>>
>> Version information:
>>
>> Snort Version 2.9.1.2-ODBC-MySQL-WIN32 IPv6 GRE (Build 84)
>> Using PCRE version: 8.10 2010-06-25
>> Using ZLIB version: 1.2.3
>> WinPcap 4.1.2
>>
>>
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>> codeforfun
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