Suricata 4.0 – Kicks it Up a Notch!

We are thrilled to announce Suricata 4.0 is now available! This is a major release, improving detection capabilities, more protocols, adding new output options, Rust support, and much more. Thanks to valuable feedback from the rule writing teams at Emerging Threats, Positive Technologies, and many others Suricata 4.0 includes many rule keywords for inspecting HTTP,… Read More

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

Suricata 3.0RC2 is OUT!

The Suricata Development team has announced Suricata 3.0RC2. RC2 is now out!  This exciting new version of Suricata fixes a few issues in RC1 that require some more testing. The plan still is to release the stable within a few weeks, so please help test this release! Get the release here: http://www.openinfosecfoundation.org/download/suricata-3.0RC2.tar.gz A message from… Read More

Please Welcome New Platinum Level Consortium Member – Proofpoint

We are thrilled to announce Proofpoint as our newest PLATINUM level consortium member.  By joining OISF, Proofpoint is reinforcing their commitment to supporting Suricata and open source technologies.  Proofpoint, a leading next-generation cyber security company, is built on its acquisition of deep threat intelligence provider, Emerging Threats and  remains committed to enabling organizations worldwide to stay protected from today’s… Read More

OISF Team Preps for First Annual Suricata User Conference

The OISF Team, along with our mascot, arrived in Barcelona a few days ago to get ready for the first annual Suricata User Conference and the sold out crowd joining us next week! We also found time to do planning on some exciting new community initiatives, training events for 2016, and the Suricata development roadmap –… Read More

Let’s Hear from OISF Board Member Randy Caldejon of FireEye

As many of our community members already know, OISF’s Board of Directors is comprised of 7 security industry experts and thought-leaders.  We are fortunate to have their expertise in guiding us through the next two exciting years for OISF and Suricata. However, you may be wondering why did they want to become a member of the OISF board, what is… Read More

Announcing: Intel as our TOP Community Leader Sponsor

We are excited to announced Intel Corporation is our top level, Community Leader, sponsor  for the first annual OISF-Suricata User Conference in Barcelona – November 2015! Thanks to Intel and all our other sponsors OISF is able to bring together industry experts and developers for this incredible community event.  Thank you Intel for your ongoing support of OISF and Suricata! To… Read More

Announcing: Telesoft Technologies – Community Partner level sponsor of the OISF-Suricata User Conference

We are excited to announced Telesoft Technologies has been added as a Community Partner level sponsor for the first annual OISF-Suricata User Conference in Barcelona – November 2015! Thank you Telesoft for your support of OISF and Suricata! To join the growing list of amazing organizations dedicated to Suricata and open source security technologies by becoming a sponsor – we would… Read More