[Emerging-Sigs] Fwd: [Snort-sigs] EOL for Snort 2.8.5.3 and Snort 2.8.6.0 rules reminder

Randal T. Rioux randy at procyonlabs.com
Mon Oct 4 22:47:35 EDT 2010


On 10/04/2010 10:15 PM, waldo kitty wrote:
> On 10/4/2010 21:53, Joel Esler wrote:
>> On Mon, Oct 4, 2010 at 9:43 PM, evilghost at packetmail.net  wrote:
<snip>
>> I am not sure of the exact reasons, but I am betting it's because of the
>> pre-compiled rules that we use for Snort.  They have to be compiled for
>> different versions of Snort on all those platforms.  That's my best guess.
> 
> that's no reason to EOL the text rules... i would hazard that it is a decent 
> guess, though ;)
> 
> here's an idea... perhaps the SO rules should be released in their own archive 
> instead of being included with the text based ones?

I LOVE THIS IDEA!

Joel, please add this note somewhere on whatever crappy Apple product
you're using this evening :-)

>> Let's not have the "SO rules debate"  I know the opinion.  I hear you.
> 
> +1
> 

-1. Let's fight. I want to see AIX SO rules. Gimme gimme.

Randy


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