[Snort-users] Switching snort from IDS to IPS mode

Marcin Dulak marcin.dulak at gmail.com
Sat Feb 3 07:43:01 EST 2018


On Sat, Feb 3, 2018 at 12:42 PM, bobby via Snort-users <
snort-users at lists.snort.org> wrote:

> I am running Snort inline.  I am running Linux.
> What would be the easiest way to replace all rules with drop from alert?
> Would I have to run a script to modify each rule, or is there an easier
> way?
>

Use pulledpork to manage the rules http://seclists.org/snort/2017/q2/171
http://seclists.org/snort/2015/q2/366

Marcin


>
> On Fri, Feb 2, 2018 at 10:13 PM, <wkitty42 at windstream.net> wrote:
>
>> On 02/02/2018 06:56 PM, bobby via Snort-users wrote:
>>
>>> I would like to switch Snort from IDS to IPS mode.  Is this done only by
>>> modifying the rules, from alert, to drop status, or is there an easier,
>>> better way of accomplishing this?
>>>
>>
>> IIUC, modifying the rules to drop as well as running inline... you have
>> to be inline for snort to be able to control the connections and drop the
>> ones you don't want...
>>
>>
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