Thursday, March 12, 2015

Snort has been released!

Snort is now available on at in the Snort Stable Release section.

Release Notes:

2015-03-10 - Snort
[*] New additions
* Support for Cisco FabricPath decoding/encoding.

[*] Improvements
* Resolved an issue where the inline normalization preprocessor incorrectly
resized packets when 'preprocessor normalize_tcp: trim' was enabled.

* Resolved crash in file processing of HTTP continuations.


  1. There is a problem to do a clean install on CentOS 7 (since the latest version of snort requires centos 7), using an outdated version of Libdnet, default centos 7 brings a higher version and throws error when installing dependencies: 0 () (64bit) packet: 1: snort- use centos 6 use centos 7 :-/

    1. Dear WHK,

      I suggest that you address your question to the appropriate Snort mailing list found here: