[Snort-users] NIDS on large (>500MB) pcap dumps

Jefferson, Shawn Shawn.Jefferson at ...14448...
Mon Dec 17 13:29:50 EST 2012


Sorry, I used the wrong terminology... It downloads the already built so binary files, and builds the rule stubs, like you say.


From: Tony Robinson [mailto:deusexmachina667 at ...11827...]
Sent: Friday, December 14, 2012 4:23 PM
To: Jefferson, Shawn
Cc: Steve Marotta; Balasubramaniam Natarajan; snort-users at ...5870....net
Subject: Re: [Snort-users] NIDS on large (>500MB) pcap dumps

Wait... Not to threadjack, but can pp actually *Rebuild* SO rules? I know it builds the unified SO rule stub file based on your rule policy... but don't recall an option to rebuild the actual SO rules. If it can do this, what manual did I not read? and/or what options do I need to be using?

-DA
On Fri, Dec 14, 2012 at 6:11 PM, Jefferson, Shawn <Shawn.Jefferson at ...14534......<mailto:Shawn.Jefferson at ...14448...>> wrote:
You need to rebuild your so rule files.  Pulled Pork can do this for you.


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From: Steve Marotta [mailto:smarotta at ...16014...<mailto:smarotta at ...16021....>]
Sent: Friday, December 14, 2012 2:07 PM
To: Balasubramaniam Natarajan
Cc: snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net<mailto:snort-users at ...3783...net>
Subject: Re: [Snort-users] NIDS on large (>500MB) pcap dumps

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 2.9.3.0 or 2.9.3.1. Am I missing something?







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