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Bases for writting snort rules
From: Guy Martial Nkenne Tchassi <nkennetguy () gmail com>
Date: Thu, 16 May 2013 13:34:15 +0100

Hi everyone,

I am wondering, what are the bases on wich the rules we download from
snort's website are written. Specifically, i want to know if there is a
sort of list describing the content of suspicious paquets in the network or
a sort of database of detected intrusions wich is updated regulary.
To be clearer, i will take the example of antiviruses. Most of them(if not
all) have a viral database on wich they relay in order to determine threats
on the systems on wich  they are installed. Then for each treat, there is a
sort of predefined set of actions that can be undertaken to eliminate the
I dont know if i've been understood. Please help me with these worries i

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