[Snort-users] Segment Fault Error in snort-

waldo kitty wkitty42 at ...14940...
Fri Apr 19 12:46:31 EDT 2013

On 4/19/2013 09:21, Ashraf Ali wrote:
> *
> Opened spool file '/var/log/snort/snort.u2.136637438'
> 04/19-18:07:13.315134  [**] [1:1384:15] DOS UPnP malformed advertisement [**]
> Segmentation fault*
> Does it mean that rule (sid 1384 ) is not in proper format or not correct ?

no, it means that the data in the packet was malformed and detected as such... 
why barnyard2 segfaulted is something the barnyard2 folks need to look at 
concerning this packet and barnyard's processing of the snort data...

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