[Snort-users] Snort failed to stay up after upgrade to

waldo kitty wkitty42 at ...14940...
Wed Feb 19 15:11:15 EST 2014

On 2/19/2014 1:47 PM, Feroz Basir wrote:
> Error: can't start DAQ (-1) - socket: operation not permitted.
> My DAQ version is 2.0.2
> Any ideas? Thanks again.

you have to have admin privs to attach to certain ports and devices... if you 
are on *nix, snort needs to run as user root...

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