Fedora 18 Update: suricata-1.3.2-1.fc18

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Fedora Update Notification
2012-10-08 23:50:46

Name        : suricata
Product     : Fedora 18
Version     : 1.3.2
Release     : 1.fc18
URL         : http://www.openinfosecfoundation.org
Summary     : Intrusion Detection System
Description :
The Suricata Engine is an Open Source Next Generation Intrusion
Detection and Prevention Engine. This engine is not intended to
just replace or emulate the existing tools in the industry, but
will bring new ideas and technologies to the field. This new Engine
supports Multi-threading, Automatic Protocol Detection (IP, TCP,
UDP, ICMP, HTTP, TLS, FTP and SMB! ), Gzip Decompression, Fast IP
Matching and coming soon hardware acceleration on CUDA and OpenCL
GPU cards.

Update Information:

This update provides the following new features:

* TLS/SSL handshake parser and rule keywords for detecting anomolies in TLS/SSL traffic
* HTTP user agent keyword for matching directly on User-Agent header
* On the fly MD5 calculation and matching for files in HTTP streams

    The configuration file has evolved but backward compatibility is provided. You are encouraged to update your Suricata configuration file. A migration guide is here:



This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update suricata' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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