[Snort-users] Event Suppression between specific Source and Destination

Joel Esler jesler at ...1935...
Fri Dec 14 10:33:11 EST 2012

On Fri, Dec 14, 2012 at 04:30:45PM +0100, Guido Hungerbuehler wrote:
> Hi Joel
> Thanks for your feedback. But unfortunately this doesn't work in my
> opinion.
> Assume I have Host A and Host B and I want to suppress a signature
> if and only if traffic goes from Host A to Host B.
> If I create two suppress rules e.g.
> Suppress if originating from A
> and
> Suppress if destination is B
> Then the signature is also suppressed for any other destination than
> B for a packet originating in A. And it is also suppressed for any
> other source than A for a packet with destination B.

Then your alternative at this time is to create a pass rule.

Joel Esler
Senior Research Engineer, VRT
OpenSource Community Manager

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