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Re: snort with mysql
From: "Michael Steele" <michaels () winsnort com>
Date: Wed, 8 Feb 2012 10:19:00 -0500

Snort is accessing the database, but the privileges, or credentials are not
set correctly for user 'snort'.


Manually log into the mysql database with the credentials used in the output
database line, and verify the user can get in.


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From: Jagan Mohan Reddy D [mailto:jagan.mohan507 () gmail com] 
Sent: Wednesday, February 08, 2012 8:56 AM
To: snort-users () lists sourceforge net
Subject: [Snort-users] snort with mysql




While running the following command, i am getting the errors from database.



snort -l c:\Snort\log -c C:\Snort\etc\snort.conf



ERROR: database: mysql_error: Access denied for user 'snort'@'localhost'

password: NO)

Fatal Error, Quitting..


In the configuration file, i used the following one.


output database: log, mysql, user=snort  password=046687 dbname=snort
host=localhost port=3306

I was configured my database (mysql) for snort user.


i given all the privileges to that user.



can any one help me this...


Thanks & Regards
D J M Reddy

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