[Bro] many error with bro policy

Lorenzo Cavallaro sullivan at cs.ucsb.edu
Wed Jul 16 11:53:53 PDT 2008


On Wed, Jul 16, 2008 at 02:50:50PM +0000, Paolo Tironi wrote:
> Hi, I've some problems using bro (offline). When I set a policy on bro to
> scan a dump file it happens I have this warnings:
> /usr/local/bro/policy//scan.bro, line 92: warning: no such host:
> j5004.inktomisearch.com

   These hosts don't exist anymore (well, DNS entries for them seem to 
   not exist anymore). I solved it by just commenting those lines
   (anyway it was just a warning saying it couldn't resolve that host).

> Everytime I have this warnings I have also some errors like:
> /usr/local/bro/policy//ftp.bro, line 48: run-time error: error compiling
> pattern /(^?.*(.*\.rhosts))|(^?.*(.*\.forward))/

   I guess Robin already pointed you out to 


   What version of Bro are you using (here, I've Bro-1.2.1 stable on
   GNU/Linux Ubuntu 8.04)?


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