[Snort-users] @daq error

waldo kitty wkitty42 at ...14940...
Thu Jul 11 04:45:12 EDT 2013


On 7/11/2013 03:20, anagha b wrote:
> plz help.
>
> snort -c /snort-2.9.4.6/etc/snort.conf -i eth0
>
> pcap DAQ configured to passive.
> Acquiring network traffic from "eth0".
> Reload thread starting...
> Reload thread started, thread 0xa632ab40 (17817)
> ERROR: Can't start DAQ (-1) - socket: Operation not permitted!

what user are you trying to run as??

> Fatal Error, Quitting..
>
> *My snort.conf*
>
> var WHITE_LIST_PATH /snort-2.9.4.6/rules
> var BLACK_LIST_PATH /snort-2.9.4.6/rules
>
> dynamicpreprocessor directory /snort-2.9.4.6/lib/snort_dynamicpreprocessor/
> dynamicengine /snort-2.9.4.6/lib/snort_dynamicengine/libsf_engine.so
> dynamicdetection directory /snort-2.9.4.6/lib/snort_dynamicrules
>
>
> output unified2: filename snort.log, limit 128

that looks "just a little" too short to be a snort.conf :?

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