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Snort 2.9.6 doesn't alert with VRT ruleset but with ETOpen

I have subscribed to Snort VRT and received the latest rule set (snortrules-snapshot-2956.tar.gz), I installed snort from source using (http://www.snort.org/assets/158/snortinstallguide293.pdf) guide ...
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Snort email rule to alert about any email from a specific user

I am new to snort rules and need a rule that will alert any email from a specific user.. For example: alert tcp any any -> any 25 (msg:"Target Email Detected"; content:"email@thatemail.com"; ...
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Can I set a random/different name to the PostgreSQL database for snort and metasploit etc?

I’m trying to learn PostgreSQL. Sorry, maybe this question sounds silly for advanced database users, but can I give the random name to databases (and users) for Snort and Matasploit instead of ...
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Barnyard2 error on start

Been setting up a snort box with barnyard2, run into the error below. Can someone please help? $Starting Snort Output Processor (barnyard2): ./barnyard2: 35: ./barnyard2: barnyard2: not found ...
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How to start the Snort service with logging enabled?

I setup snort on Centos server and add as a service. When I use service snortd start command, the log file is created but it is empty. If I use snort -q -l /var/log/snort command, the log file created ...
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Error configuring Snort

I am setting up snort on Windows 8 machine and having trouble with it. I am following the instructions mentioned here: http://www.snort.org/assets/151/Installing_Snort_2.8.6.1_on_Windows_7.pdf On ...
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Snort error on FreeBSD-9: Unknown preprocessor “ftp_telnet”

I've installed "Snort" on FreeBSD-9.1 (32-bit) from the standard ports using: pkg_add -r snort After configuring and running with: snort -c /etc/snort/snort.conf -A full -u snort -g snort -i em1 ...
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Snort install issue on debian 6 with libpcre - libpcre library not found

I've read the manual on snort.org for installing snort on Debian but am still having an issue. Does anyone know how to resolve this? I've tried installing the libpcre3 amd libpcre3-dev packages by ...
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Snort alerts analysis (web interface)

I have a question about Snort (or maybe any other IDS/IPS, any working solutions would be ok). The goal is to set up some web interface providing a way to view the whole TCP stream packets of each ...
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Please explain the content of my snorby database.yml

I'm trying to reconfigure my Snorby (installed for MySQL) to work with already existing Snort database (Postgres). This is Snorby database.yml file: snorby: &snorby adapter: mysql username: ...
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Snorby with PostgreSQL installation issue in Mac OS X 10.10.2 (Yosemite)

Trying to setup Snorby for Snort with PostgreSQL on Mac OS X 10.10.2 (Yosemite) Snort 2.9.7.2 GRE (Build 177) PostgreSQL 9.4.1 ruby 1.9.3p551 (2014-11-13 revision 48407) [x86_64-darwin14.1.0] ...
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Snort IDS Network Toplogy

I have a network at work, running a domain controller for several workstations and a NAS. All this is behind a Fortigate 100D which has some IPS functionality and is a solid firewall. But I want to ...
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ERROR: Unknown command line checksum option: ascii

I have run this command in snort on windows 7 : snort -c c:\snort\etc\snort.conf -l c:\snort\log -k ascii but after this it displays the error like this - ERROR: Unknown command line checksum ...
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Barnyard - Database Warning

I installed snort and barnyard. When I start snort and barnyard services, barnyard could read snort.log file but it doesn't write to mysql database. So I run tail -100 /var/log/messages and I ...
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Snort unified log - empty file

I installed snort and configured snort.conf file. Snort is catching packets but not logging. =============================================================================== Memory usage summary: ...
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Barnyard Service - MySQL Error

I installed barnyard2 and saved as a service. When I run service barnyard2 start, Barnyard2 is failed. After I run tail -100 /var/log/messages and I encounter a fault like this. ERROR database: ...
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Snort error on CentOS : Unknown preprocessor “ftp_telnet”

I installed snort on CentOS server. If I use snort -v command, snort is working. If I use snort -c /etc/snort/snort.conf command, snort throw an error. Error message: [root@www snort]# snort -c ...