[Snort-users] Oinkmaster fails to download rules

Joel Esler jesler at ...1935...
Fri Mar 9 09:39:01 EST 2012


On Fri, Mar 09, 2012 at 11:35:00AM -0300, Jeronimo L. Cabral wrote:
> Dear, I use Oinkmaster to download rules as registered user through a
> proxy server I'veconfigred in /etc/wgetrc. But I fail, look:
> 
> root at ...15536...:/etc# oinkmaster -o /usr/local/snort/rules
> Loading /etc/oinkmaster.conf
> Downloading file from
> http://www.snort.org/dl/rules/snortrules-snapshot-2_2.tar.gz...
> /usr/sbin/oinkmaster: Error: could not download from
> http://www.snort.org/dl/rules/snortrules-snapshot-2_2.tar.gz. Output
> from wget follows:
> 
>  --2012-03-09 11:29:21--
> http://www.snort.org/dl/rules/snortrules-snapshot-2_2.tar.gz
> Connecting to 10.4.133.106:4900... connected.
> Proxy request sent, awaiting response... 403 Forbidden
> 2012-03-09 11:29:22 ERROR 403: Forbidden.
> Oink, oink. Exiting...

We haven't distributed rules for 2.2.0 for about...  8 years?  At least?


I suggest updating to Snort 2.9.2.2 and downloading 2.9.2.2 rules.

--
Joel Esler
Senior Research Engineer, VRT
OpenSource Community Manager
Sourcefire





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