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Re: [Snort-users] Snort 2.8.5 Beta Now Available

From: Steven Sturges <steve.sturges_at_nospam>
Date: Mon May 18 2009 - 17:03:41 GMT
To: Luis Daniel Lucio Quiroz <luis.daniel.lucio@gmail.com>


I'd recommend packaging 2.8.4.1 right now...

-s

Luis Daniel Lucio Quiroz wrote: > Yes I know, I was asking because as Mandriva packager, I should package it (if > is enoght stable) or I should wait for final release. > > TIA > > Le lundi 18 mai 2009 15:01:14, Steven Sturges a écrit :
>> This is a beta version, so should be used for testing the
>> new features, preparing your systems to upgrade, etc.
>>
>> We do not recommend using any of the beta's (2.8.5 or other
>> versions) on production networks where protection is critical.
>>
>> Cheers
>> -steve
>>
>> Luis Daniel Lucio Quiroz wrote:
>>> How stable is?
>>>
>>> Le jeudi 14 mai 2009 08:23:17, Snort Releases a écrit :
>>>> A beta version of Snort 2.8.5 is now available on snort.org, at
>>>> http://www.snort.org/dl/
>>>>
>>>> Snort 2.8.5 introduces:
>>>>
>>>> - Ability to specify multiple configurations (snort.conf and everything
>>>> it includes), bound either by Vlan ID or IP Address. This allows you
>>>> to run one instance of Snort with multiple snort.conf, rather than
>>>> having separate processes.
>>>>
>>>> - Continued inspection of traffic while reloading a configuration.
>>>> Add --enable-reload option to your configure script prior to building.
>>>>
>>>> - Rate Based Attack prevention for Connection Attempts, Concurrent
>>>> Connections, and improved rule/event filtering. See README.filters
>>>> for details.
>>>>
>>>> - SSH preprocessor (no longer experimental)
>>>>
>>>> - Performance improvements in various places
>>>>
>>>> Please see the Release Notes and ChangeLog for more details.
>>>>
>>>> Please submit bugs, questions, and feedback to
>>>> snort-beta@sourcefire.com.
>>>>
>>>> Happy Snorting!
>>>> The Snort Release Team
>>>>
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