Monday, April 13, 2020

Snort has been released

We just released Snort major release,  Take a look at the release notes below for more information:

Snort version

New Additions

  • Added support for early inspection of HTTP payload before flushing in pre-ack mode. This feature can be enabled using fast_blocking in http inspect configuration.
  • Added 64-bit support for Windows 10 operating system.
  • Added support for glibc version 2.30.

Improvements and fixes

  • Fixed file policy not working with character prefix in chunk size.
  • Updated the file magic to detect ALZ file types.
  • Addressed an issue when out-of-order FIN is received by dropping it.
  • Normalize randomly encoded nulls interspersed in the HTTP server response to UTF-8.
As always, feedback on this release and any other release may be sent to the Snort mailing lists.

You may download this latest version of Snort from our downloads site.