[Snort-users] Snort 2.8.4 Now Available

Snort Releases snortreleases at ...950...
Tue Apr 7 18:32:51 EDT 2009

Snort 2.8.4 is now available on snort.org, at http://www.snort.org/dl/

Snort 2.8.4 introduces:

- A revised DCE/RPC preprocessor with more rule options

  With the new DCE/RPC preprocessor, there will be a number of updates
  to the rules.  Please be sure to update your rules to the latest
  when that package is available (next few days).

- Support for IPv6 in Frag3 and all application preprocessors

- Improved target-based support in preprocessors

- Option to automatically pre-filter traffic that is not inspected in
  order to improve performance

- Several other improvements and fixes

Please see the release notes and changelog for more details.

Please submit bugs, questions, and feedback to bugs at ...10585...

Happy Snorting!
The Snort Release Team

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