Fedora 18 Update: suricata-1.4.1-1.fc18

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Fedora Update Notification
2013-04-05 22:30:01

Name        : suricata
Product     : Fedora 18
Version     : 1.4.1
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 GeoIP identification.

Update Information:

This update provides the following new features:

* GeoIP keyword, allowing matching on Maxmind’s database
* Introduce http_host and http_raw_host keywords (#733, #743)
* Add python module for interacting with unix socket (#767)
* Add new unix socket commands: fetching config, counters, basic runtime info (#764, #765)

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



* Thu Mar 28 2013 Steve Grubb <sgrubb at redhat.com> 1.4.1-1
- New upstream bugfix release
- Enable libgeoip support
- Switch to stack-protector-all
* Fri Feb 15 2013 Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng at lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1.4-2
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_19_Mass_Rebuild
* Thu Dec 20 2012 Steve Grubb <sgrubb at redhat.com> 1.4-1
- New upstream feature enhancement release
* Thu Dec  6 2012 Steve Grubb <sgrubb at redhat.com> 1.3.5-1
- New upstream bugfix release
* Tue Nov 27 2012 Steve Grubb <sgrubb at redhat.com> 1.3.4-1
- New upstream release

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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