[Snort-users] Unable to run barnyard

Akinwale Fasuru fashman2k1 at ...131...
Fri Oct 26 15:58:25 EDT 2012


I went checking the configuration in by2 for the mysql access creditials and found it to be what i cofigured it as, and still got stocked... how can i edit or change the password and then update it in by2?  guess may be i typed it in wrongly initially  




--- On Fri, 10/26/12, Jeremy Hoel <jthoel at ...11827...> wrote:

> From: Jeremy Hoel <jthoel at ...11827...>
> Subject: Re: [Snort-users] Unable to run barnyard
> To: "Akinwale Fasuru" <fashman2k1 at ...131...>
> Cc: snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
> Date: Friday, October 26, 2012, 10:57 AM
> Well this is a different error and
> like you said, it's related to mysql.
> 
> You need to log into mysql and make sure that the password
> you setup
> for the snort user in mysql, is the same that is is in the
> configs for
> by2 and base.
> 
> There was a number of threads about this to weeks ago in
> regards to
> mysql troubleshooting.
> 
> On Fri, Oct 26, 2012 at 3:53 PM, Akinwale Fasuru <fashman2k1 at ...131...>
> wrote:
> > Thanks Jeremy and everyone I think its work, i went
> checking the interface again. but i have this error coming
> up when i run the same command, looks like mysql
> configuration is not right i dont know what it is though..
> pls can you help.
> >
> >
> >   --== Initializing Barnyard2 ==--
> > Initializing Input Plugins!
> > Initializing Output Plugins!
> > Parsing config file "/etc/snort/barnyard2.conf"
> > Log directory = /var/log/barnyard2
> > ERROR: database: mysql_error: Access denied for user
> 'snort'@'localhost' (using password: YES)
> > Fatal Error, Quitting..
> >
> >
> > I also get a similar error when I put this in the URL
> "http://127.0.0.1/base/base_main.php" Here is what i
> gath:
> >
> > Error (p)connecting to DB : snort at ...274...:3306
> >
> > Check the DB connection variables in base_conf.php
> >
> >               
> = $alert_dbname   : MySQL database name where
> the alerts are stored
> >               
> = $alert_host     : host where the
> database is stored
> >               
> = $alert_port     : port where the
> database is stored
> >               
> = $alert_user     : username into the
> database
> >               
> = $alert_password : password for the username
> >
> >
> > Database ERROR:Access denied for user
> 'snort'@'localhost' (using password: YES)
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > --- On Thu, 10/25/12, Jeremy Hoel <jthoel at ...11827...>
> wrote:
> >
> >> From: Jeremy Hoel <jthoel at ...11827...>
> >> Subject: Re: [Snort-users] Unable to run barnyard
> >> To: "Akinwale Fasuru" <fashman2k1 at ...131...>
> >> Cc: snort-users at lists.sourceforge.net
> >> Date: Thursday, October 25, 2012, 4:01 PM
> >> Can you look at  your barnyard2
> >> conf and see if there are two interface lines?
> >>
> >> The error says "ERROR:
> /etc/snort/barnyard2.conf(61) Config
> >> option
> >> "interface" can only be configured once."
> >>
> >> If you don't see it, share your config here, and
> maybe your
> >> init
> >> script or any other config sources (sysconfig,
> default,
> >> etc)
> >>
> >> On Thu, Oct 25, 2012 at 8:50 PM, Akinwale Fasuru
> <fashman2k1 at ...131...>
> >> wrote:
> >> > Hello fellows,
> >> >
> >> >     I am having issues
> running
> >> barnyard, when I try to run the command
> >> >
> >> > $ sudo barnyard2 -c
> >> >
> >> > /etc/snort/barnyard2.conf -d /var/log/snort
> -f
> >> merged.log -w
> >> >
> >> > /var/log/snort/barnyard2.waldo
> >> >
> >> > Here is what I got
> >> >
> >> >         --==
> Initializing
> >> Barnyard2 ==--
> >> >
> >> > Initializing Input Plugins!
> >> >
> >> > Initializing Output Plugins!
> >> >
> >> > Parsing config file
> "/etc/snort/barnyard2.conf"
> >> >
> >> > ERROR: /etc/snort/barnyard2.conf(61) Config
> option
> >> "interface" can only be configured once.
> >> >
> >> > Fatal Error, Quitting..
> >> >
> >> >
> >> > Wale
> >> >
> >> >
> >>
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