SNORT and ignoring hosts

Can't quit figure out how to ignore a single computer.

I have a computer which continuously gets following alert.  It is because it
is making lots of SNMP requests which is what it is suppose to do.  How do I
get snort to ignore a single host like this or just ignore this particular

thanks terry

[**] [1:1417:9] SNMP request udp [**]
[Classification: Attempted Information Leak] [Priority: 2]
11/21-03:37:59.626234 ->
UDP TTL:64 TOS:0x0 ID:0 IpLen:20 DgmLen:118 DF
Len: 90]]]]
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   Did you try:
# snort <args> not \( host <ip> \)


techbnjcompAuthor Commented:
I tried

snort -D -c ..\etc\snort.conf   not host

but that did not seem to work
The easiest way is to either modify the rule in question or write an "override" rule.

And the easiest way to maintain such local rules is with oinkmaster ( The docs talk about how to write such rules too.

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