[Oisf-users] Flowbit question

Erich Lerch erich.lerch at gmail.com
Mon Jan 11 22:20:18 UTC 2016

Thanks, that's a possibility I thought about, too.
I thought there might be a "silent" way, though, and one without having
to edit the rulesets.


On 11.01.2016 22:43, Cooper F. Nelson wrote:
> If you remove the 'flowbits: noalert' directive from a rule it will
> generate an alert when the flowbit is set.
> -Coop
> On 1/11/2016 1:14 PM, Erich Lerch wrote:
>> Sometimes it would be helpful if for a given rule which triggered an
>> alert after evaluating a flowbit, it was possible to know which other
>> rule was setting this very flowbit.
>> In ET rulesets, there might be dozens of possible candidates setting a
>> flowbit, so finding the right candidate is not feasible.
>> Is there a possiblity to "automagically" find it? Does Suri track this
>> information internally (so it might be logged somehow)?
>> Cheers,
>> erich
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