[Snort-users] NIDS on large (>500MB) pcap dumps
smarotta at ...16014...
Fri Dec 14 17:07:28 EST 2012
Thanks to everyone for the responses. I compiled Snort from source (I had originally installed using Ubuntu apt-get), configuring it with --enable-large-pcap. I downloaded rule set 2930 and set it up, configured the snort.conf file, and when I try to run it now, I get:
ERROR: The dynamic detection library "/usr/local/snort/lib/snort_dynamicrules/imap.so" version 1.0 compiled with dynamic engine library version 1.16 isn't compatible with the current dynamic engine library "/usr/local/snort/lib/snort_dynamicengine/libsf_engine.so" version 1.17.
Fatal Error, Quitting..
Both of these files are in the same rule set that I downloaded. I can understand a conflict between two different things that I've installed, but a conflict between two items in one package is puzzling.
So I'm figuring that the issue is that I installed Snort version 2.9.4 but could only get rulesets for 2.9.3.x. I'm looking around for an older version of Snort so I can use the only rules I can get access to, and I can't seem to find anywhere that lets me download 220.127.116.11 or 18.104.22.168. Am I missing something?
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