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The Open Information Security Foundation is a non-profit foundation organized to build community and to support open-source security technologies like Suricata, the world-class IDS/IPS engine.

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We are excited to announce that we have been accepted into the Open Source Initiative (, a global non-project focused on promoting and protecting open source software, development and communities.  OSI is active in community-building, education, and public advocacy to promote the awareness and importance of non-proprietary software – many of the core values shared by our…

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We are thrilled to announce that Gene Stevens, CTO of ProtectWise,  has been added to our list of incredible featured speakers at the first annual OISF/Suricata User Conference this November in Barcelona, Spain.  Gene drives the technology vision and architecture for ProtectWise a recent OISF consortium member. He also bring more than 20 years experience in software development,…

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In response to the OISF community, we are excited to offer our first 5-day Suricata training.   This unique and intensive learning event is designed for developers and security professionals who want a deeper dive into Suricata’s technology.  Attendees will walk away with a greater proficiency in Suricata’s core technology and have the unique opportunity to bring…

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