[Snort-users] [Snort-sigs] Snort 2.8.6.0 rules available to registered and subscribers for 30 days

Joel Esler jesler at ...1935...
Thu May 13 11:39:56 EDT 2010


We were redirecting the URL links, but not the oinkcode portion. It's two
different parts of the site.

J

On Thu, May 13, 2010 at 11:35 AM, L0rd Ch0de1m0rt
<l0rdch0de1m0rt at ...11827...>wrote:

> LOL!
>
> On Thu, May 13, 2010 at 10:33 AM, Mike Ferguson <mikemikeferg at ...11827...>
> wrote:
> > Classic!
> >
> > On Thu, May 13, 2010 at 10:11 AM, Joel Esler <jesler at ...1935...>
> wrote:
> >>
> >> Seth,
> >> Yes, I had someone report that to me earlier.  We are working on it.
> >> J
> >>
> >> On Thu, May 13, 2010 at 10:53 AM, Seth Art <sethsec at ...11827...> wrote:
> >>>
> >>> SF,
> >>>
> >>> I think the 2860_s rule pack is missing from:
> >>> http://www.snort.org/snort-rules/#rules.  At least it is for me.
> >>>
> >>> Also when using the link that automatically inserts the oinkcode (nice
> >>> idea BTW) on this page: https://www.snort.org/account/oinkcode , the
> >>> 2860_s link doesn't work, but the 2853_s link does.
> >>>
> >>> Anyone else see the same thing?
> >>>
> >>> -Seth
> >>>
> >>> On Wed, May 12, 2010 at 12:28 PM, Joel Esler <jesler at ...1935...>
> >>> wrote:
> >>> > All,
> >>> > In light of the recent update to 2.8.6.0, we've been receiving a
> bunch
> >>> > of
> >>> > feedback surrounding the inability to use 2.8.5.3 Shared Object rules
> >>> > with
> >>> > the 2.8.6.0 codebase.  I'm sure everyone that follows the lists have
> >>> > seen a
> >>> > bunch of emails recently about the segfaults people are receiving.
> >>> > Since we are interested in having as many people as we can move up to
> >>> > the
> >>> > new 2.8.6.0 codebase, what we've decided to do is release the 2.8.6.0
> >>> > rulepack to both the subscribers and the registered users at the same
> >>> > time.
> >>> > This one-time change in the VRT subscription model is so that
> everyone
> >>> > get
> >>> > on the current rulepack and upgrade to 2.8.6.0 with the correct
> >>> > rulepack.
> >>> >
> >>> > The way this works is the following:
> >>> > Registered users running 2.8.5.3
> >>> > You can now update to 2.8.6.0, download the current rulepack and run
> >>> > the
> >>> > latest 2.8.6.0 rules for the next 29 days (30 days from
> yesterday).  If
> >>> > you
> >>> > wish to continue to receive the latest updates, you can of course
> >>> > subscribe here.
> >>> > Registered users running 2.8.5.3, not upgrading to 2.8.6.0
> >>> > You can continue to use the 2.8.5.3 rules, however, we will not be
> >>> > providing
> >>> > the SO rules that the subscribers get until about May 26th. (30 days
> >>> > after
> >>> > the rulepack change).  So, essentially, there is no change for you.
> >>> > Subscribers using 2.8.5.3
> >>> > There is no change for you.  Keep using your 2853_s url.
> >>> > Subscribers using 2.8.6.0
> >>> > There is no change for you.  Keep using your 2860_s url.
> >>> > We are doing this, not only so people won't hesitate to update to
> >>> > 2.8.6.0,
> >>> > but also, because we believe its the right thing to do for our users.
> >>> > Please review the changes in the rulepack names and how to download
> >>> > them on
> >>> > the VRT Blog here.
> >>> > Thanks!
> >>> > Joel Esler
> >>> >
> >>> >
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> >>> >
> >>> >
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