[Bro] New installation crashes appear to be ssh-related
robin at icir.org
Mon Mar 30 07:39:20 PDT 2015
Ted, mind filing a ticket so that we track this one?
On Sun, Mar 29, 2015 at 15:12 +0000, you wrote:
> We have a new Bro installation, built from source on Debian wheezy, that keeps core dumping. It looks like it's choking on some code related to ssh. Here is the diag for the latest crash. It is identical to the other one I have:
> [BroControl] > diag
> Bro 2.3-633
> Linux 3.2.0-4-686-pae
> No gdb installed.
> ==== No reporter.log
> ==== stderr.log
> listening on eth1, capture length 8192 bytes
> bro: /root/bro/build/src/analyzer/protocol/ssh/ssh_pac.cc:1382: int binpac::SSH::SSH2_KEXINIT::Parse(binpac::const_byteptr, binpac::const_byteptr, binpac::SSH::ContextSSH*, int): Assertion `t_dataptr_after_cookie <= t_end_of_data' failed.
> /usr/local/bro/share/broctl/scripts/run-bro: line 100: 10307 Aborted (core dumped) nohup "$mybro" "$@"
> ==== stdout.log
> max memory size (kbytes, -m) unlimited
> data seg size (kbytes, -d) unlimited
> virtual memory (kbytes, -v) unlimited
> core file size (blocks, -c) unlimited
> ==== .cmdline
> -i eth1 -U .status -p broctl -p broctl-live -p standalone -p local -p bro local.bro broctl broctl/standalone broctl/auto
> ==== .env_vars
> ==== .status
> RUNNING [net_run]
> ==== No prof.log
> ==== No packet_filter.log
> ==== No loaded_scripts.log
> [BroControl] >
> This is just running the default setup, with the local subnets configured, as we are just starting with Bro. This is a really low end server, but the capture interface is only running at 100 meg so there are really no resource issues. (Yes, this is a 32-bit box. It's pretty old. That's why I built from source.)
> The first crash occurred after a few minutes. Then it ran for nearly 24 hours before this crash. Is there something I can tweak to prevent this?
> Ted Llewellyn
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