[Oisf-users] Suricata 4.0 Emerging Threats Ruleset Fork

Francis Trudeau ftrudeau at emergingthreats.net
Mon Oct 16 23:59:50 UTC 2017


We are happy to announce that we will be offering an optimized
Suricata 4.0 ruleset starting Tuesday, 21 November, 2017.

This ruleset will utilize many new features of the Suricata 4.0
engine. The Suricata 2.0 and Snort 2.9 rules will still be developed
and supported and can be downloaded from their current location.
Please check your configuration to ensure that you will be pulling the
correct signature set for your engine version.

The Emerging Threats team will be working to convert rules in the
Suricata 4.0 ruleset into optimized rules over the coming weeks and

Download Locations for Emerging Threats Rule Downloads:

Suricata 4.0: https://rules.emergingthreatspro.com/$oinkcode/suricata-4.0.0/
Suricata 3.2.3: https://rules.emergingthreatspro.com/$oinkcode/suricata-3.2.3/
Suricata 2.0.11: https://rules.emergingthreatspro.com/$oinkcode/suricata-2.0.11/
Snort 2.9.1: https://rules.emergingthreatspro.com/$oinkcode/snort-2.9.1/

All other supported versions are in the format:


Adhering to that format will ensure you are getting the correct rules
for your IDS now and in the future.

If you have questions or concerns, please post in any of the ET lists,
or email direct at either ftrudeau at emergingthreats.net or
tgreen at emergingthreats.net.

Many thanks to the OISF / Suricata development team for all their hard
work in bringing Suricata 4.0 to the world.


Emerging Threats / Proofpoint

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