This is not for oinkmaster, but the same steps should hold true.... Also, might consider upgrading...

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On Sep 2, 2010, at 13:53, Fábio Ferrão <> wrote:


I'm using the oinkmaster for update snort rules, but I can't update the rules, because the follow erros show me.

/usr/local/bin/oinkmaster -o /usr/local/etc/snort/rules/rules
Loading /usr/local/etc/oinkmaster.conf
Downloading file from*oinkcode*/snortrules-snapshot-2861.tar.gz... 
/usr/local/bin/oinkmaster: Error: could not download from*oinkcode*/snortrules-snapshot-2861.tar.gz. Output from wget follows:*oinkcode*/snortrules-snapshot-2861.tar.gzResolving
Connecting to||:80... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 302 Found
Location: [following]
--2010-09-02 16:11:12--
Connecting to||:443... connected.
ERROR: cannot verify's certificate, issued by `/C=US/O=VeriSign, Inc./OU=VeriSign Trust Network/OU=Terms of use at (c)09/CN=VeriSign Class 3 Secure Server CA - G2':
  Unable to locally verify the issuer's authority.
To connect to insecurely, use `--no-check-certificate'.
Unable to establish SSL connection.

Oink, oink. Exiting...

Can somebody tell me why the oinkmaster stopped, because it worked successfully? It didn't show errors of certificate checks.

Fábio Ferrão

"E conhecereis a verdade e a verdade vos libertará".    João 8.32
"And you will know the truth and the truth you will free".    John 8.32
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