[Bro-Dev] Connection Compressor

sridhar basam sri at basam.org
Mon Aug 15 10:48:22 PDT 2011

On Mon, Aug 15, 2011 at 1:29 PM, Seth Hall <seth at icir.org> wrote:

> On Aug 15, 2011, at 1:09 PM, Jim Mellander wrote:
> > We like setting record_state_history=T to record the flags that were seen
> during the connection, and found that the connection compressor didn't play
> nicely with that, in some cases.
> Sounds like more evidence for removing the conn compressor if possible.
>  Also, state history is included in the new conn logs by default.

Not to pile on...

I disable the CC in some cases where i need better timing on connections.
With CC enabled, it discards some of the duplicate packets. I may be in the
minority though, I am not using Bro as an IDS. I use it as an analytical
tool in my case.

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