Snort service fails to start after installation

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Problem:

Snort service will not start after installation under Windows 2003 and shows the follwing error in Event Viewer: Failed to load /usr/local/lib/snort_dynamicengine/libsf_engine.so: 126.

Resolution:

Edit snort.conf and modify the following lines….

dynamicpreprocessor directory c:\snort\lib\snort_dynamicpreprocessor

dynamciengine c:\snort\lib\snort_dynamicengine\sf_engine.dll

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