Thursday, March 7, 2024

Snort and Snort End of Life

We are announcing the end of life for Talos rules in the following versions of Snort 2:

  • Snort
  • Snort
  • Snort Rules: This rule set is no longer available.
  • Snort Rules: We will no longer produce Talos rules for these versions of Snort on or around July 1, 2024.

We encourage our open-source users to upgrade to the latest version of Snort 3 available here:

For users who would like to continue to use Snort 2, we recommend updating to Snort 2.9.20 as soon as possible, which can be found at

If you have any questions please feel free to reach out to us at: or join our discord: Snort Discord Invite.