[Snort-users] How to turn off a rule

AllowOverride allowoverride at ...11827...
Thu Oct 11 17:36:08 EDT 2012


why are you sending me to google?

On Thu, 2012-10-11 at 19:39 +0000, Jeremy Hoel wrote:
> You comment our a rule that you don't want, then restart snort for
> that change to take effect.
> 
> In the case of SSH protocal mismatches, it's probably not a rule, but
> the preprocessor.. in which case;
> 
> http://lmgtfy.com/?q=snort+ssh+Protocol+mismatch
> 
> There's been a lot of talk about various way to disable to alert to
> match your needs.
> 
> 
> 
> On Thu, Oct 11, 2012 at 7:31 PM, AllowOverride <allowoverride at ...11827...> wrote:
> > ok, my understanding is to turn off a rule in snort.rules by simply
> > putting a # or commenting it out, in front of the rule.
> >
> > my question is:
> >
> >             #22-(2-5946)
> > [snort] ssh: Protocol mismatch
> >
> > turn off this rule.
> >
> > what do i look for, there are a shyt load of ssh rules.
> > maybe look for leading line stating 22?
> >
> > or grep 5946, in snort.rules, right?
> >
> > thanks!
> >
> > ps this is a false positive, as i am 192.168.1.35 connecting to
> > 192.168.1.14.. its me.
> >
> >
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