[Oisf-users] LibHTP 0.5.18 Available!

Leonard Jacobs ljacobs at netsecuris.com
Fri Sep 25 13:51:00 UTC 2015

Is this something we should install on top of the versions of Suricata we may installed?  In other words, does it replace the LibHTTP that is installed with Suricata?


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Subject: [Oisf-users] LibHTP 0.5.18 Available!

The OISF development team is pleased to announce LibHTP 0.5.18.
LibHTP is a security-aware parser for the HTTP protocol and the related bits and pieces.

Get the new release here:


This is a minor bug-fix release:

- Fixed [#120] Trigger request line parsing on incomplete request [Victor Julien]

- Fixed [#119] Fix uninitialized htp_tx_t::is_last value in in htp_tx_res_process_body_data_ex() [Fedor Sakharov]

- Fixed [#118] Coverity-identified missing break in switch [Sam Baskinger]

- Fixed [#117] Coverity-identified issue of not checking
malloc() return value [Sam Baskinger]

- Fixed [#116] Fix coverity-identified leaked file descriptors in unit test [Sam Baskinger]

- Fixed [#113] fix pkgconfig include dir [Eric Leblond]

- Fixed [#111] Connect plain http [Victor Julien]

- Fixed [#105] Do not invoke callbacks in htp_req_run_hook_body_data() when there is no tx running. [Sam Baskinger]

- Fixed [#104] Modifiying HTTP methods to be rfc3253 compliant [Andreas Moe]

- Fixed [#103] Fixes [Victor Julien]

- Fixed [#101] Make including the autoconf config header safer [Brian Rectanus]

Special thanks

We'd like to thank the following people for their contributions and feedback:

- Victor Julien
- Fedor Sakharov
- Sam Baskinger
- Eric Leblond
- Andreas Moe
- Brian Rectanus

Known issues & missing features

If you encounter issues, please let us know!
for a up to date list and to report new issues.
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