[Bro] Host key verification failed.

Daniel Thayer dnthayer at illinois.edu
Tue Jul 5 11:21:10 PDT 2016


In BroControl, what is the output of the "nodes" command?
Also, what is the output of the "status" command?



On 07/04/2016 05:53 AM, Maxime Lambert wrote:
> Hi !
>
>
> I don't understand why Bro didn't work,could you help me ?
>
> Ubuntu at Ubuntu:~/bro-2.4.1$ sudo /opt/bro/bin/broctl
> Warning: state database needs updating (run the broctl "deploy" command)
>
> Welcome to BroControl 1.4
>
> Type "help" for help.
>
> [BroControl] > install
> removing old policies in
> /opt/bro/spool/installed-scripts-do-not-touch/site ...
> removing old policies in
> /opt/bro/spool/installed-scripts-do-not-touch/auto ...
> creating policy directories ...
> installing site policies ...
> generating standalone-layout.bro ...
> generating local-networks.bro ...
> generating broctl-config.bro ...
> generating broctl-config.sh ...
> updating nodes ...
> *Host key verification failed.*
> *Error: cannot create (some of the) directories
> /opt/bro,/var/log/bro,/opt/bro/spool,/opt/bro/spool/tmp on node bro*
>


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