Expanded Suricata Roadmap Development Session @ SuriCon

We are excited to offer an expanded community brainstorming session on Suricata’s Road Map Development at this year’s SuriCon .  Don’t miss your chance to particpate in this important discussion – register for SuriCon today – http://suricon.net What did we accomplish during last year’s discussion?  Here is a quick synopsis: Last year’s list included the following ‘top priority’ ideas:… Read More

Important Release – Suricata 3.1.2

We are excited to announce the release of Suricata 3.1.2. This release fixes some important issues, so we highly recommend updating. Get the release here: http://www.openinfosecfoundation.org/download/suricata-3.1.2.tar.gz Changes you can expect from this new release include: Feature #1830: support ‘tag’ in eve log Feature #1870: make logged flow_id more unique Feature #1874: support Cisco Fabric Path… Read More

Agenda Announced for 2016 SuriCon

We are excited to share with you the exciting line-up of speakers and talks for the 2nd annual Suricata user conference – SuriCon – November in Washington, DC! Day 1:  Wednesday, November 9 Keynote Speaker – Ron Gula, former COB of Tenable Network Security Suricata Today – Victor Julien, Founder and OISF Core Team Hyperscan in Suricata: State of the… Read More

Announcing – Agence Nationale de la Sécurité des Systèmes d’Information (ANSSI) Joins OISF

The Open Information Security Foundation (OISF) and Suricata are proud to announce that the  Agence Nationale de la Sécurité des Systèmes d’Information (ANSSI) has joined as a Gold level consortium member.  As a national authority, ANSSI reports to the Secretary General for Defense and National Security (SGDSN) assisting the Prime Minister in fulfilling his responsibilities… Read More

Release of Suricata 3.1!

We are pleased to announce the release of Suricata 3.1. This newest release of Suricata brings significant performance improvements including Hyperscan integration for Multi-Pattern Matcher, NETMAP usability enhancements, and simplifying rule grouping. The team also documented important changes since 3.1RC1 including AF_PACKETv2 is the default as v3 is still experimental and NFQ run mode workers… Read More

Help Us Test Suricata 3.0.1RC1

The OISF development team is asking for the community’s feedback on a new release: Suricata 3.0.1RC1. Many issues have been fixed in 3.0, including important stability issues and memory leaks.  The team expects a  final is expected within a week or so. Get the new release here: http://www.openinfosecfoundation.org/download/suricata-3.0.1RC1.tar.gz NEW FEATURES: – Feature #1535: Expose the… Read More

OISF Supports SecDSM Meet-Up

We sent some cool Suricata and OISF swag to support the recent SecDSM meet-up.  SecDSM is a monthly meetup group to network with other InfoSec pros and listen to short tech talks presented – secdsm.org Thanks for these cools pics!     If you LOVE Suricata and OISF and would love to show your support at… Read More

Victor Julien is interviewed by PenTest Magazine

On February 15, 2016, PenTest Magazine published a fantastic interview with our own Victor Julien.  Victor gives a great overview of Suricata, our new release, and the importance of open-source communities; take a look: Suricata tool is an open source network IDS- interview with Victor Julien https://pentestmag.com/suricata-tool-is-an-open-source-network-ids-interview-with-victor-julien/