[Snort-users] How to turn off a rule
jthoel at ...11827...
Thu Oct 11 17:52:11 EDT 2012
Because the question you asked is easily answered by doing a google search.
You asked about how to disable a rule, I answered that, and then
pointed to conversations about the particular error you are seeing.
Because it's probably not a rule, but a preprocessor.
And because google can be your friend if you use it, quick answers to
On Thu, Oct 11, 2012 at 9:36 PM, AllowOverride <allowoverride at ...11827...> wrote:
> 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;
>> 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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