[Snort-devel] Snort 2.8.6 Beta Now Available
steve.sturges at ...402...
Wed Dec 30 14:35:01 EST 2009
It appears the README.sensitive_data was not included in the
source tarball -- though all of the information is in the
Snort Manual as well.
The readme is attached for your reference.
Snort Releases wrote:
> A beta version of Snort 2.8.6 is now available on snort.org, at
> Snort 2.8.6 introduces:
> * Updates to HTTP Inspect to allow server-specific configurations
> to normalize the HTTP header and/or cookies have been added.
> * Updates to HTTP Inspect Support gzip decompression across
> multiple packets. Enable via --enable-zip during the build.
> * Added a Sensitive Data preprocessor, which performs detection of
> Personally Identifiable Information (PII). A new rule option is
> available to define new PII. See README.sensitive_data and the
> Snort Manual for configuration details.
> * Added a new pattern matcher and related configurations. The new
> pattern matcher is optimized to use less memory and perform at
> AC speed.
> Please see the Release Notes and ChangeLog for more details.
> Please submit bugs, questions, and feedback to snort-beta at ...2780...
> Happy Snorting!
> The Snort Release Team
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