Monday, May 16, 2011

Snort Shared Object rules EOL announcement

As noted when we've End-Of-Life'd previous versions of Shared Object rules, rules have now reached EOL and will no longer be released.  People using should update to the newest version of Snort and Shared Object rules at

The Shared Object rule builds for are unaffected, however, as a reminder, support for will end at the release of Snort 2.9.1 (+90 days), so those of you on are encouraged to start upgrading.

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