The Open Information Security Foundation is pleased to release Suricata 3.1 to the community.

Lafayette, Indiana (PRWEB) June 22, 2016

The Open Information Security Foundation is pleased to release Suricata 3.1 to the community. This newest release of Suricata brings significant performance improvements including Hyperscan integration for Multi-Pattern Matcher, NETMAP usability enhancements, and simplifying rule grouping. Exciting improvements were also made Suricata's packet capture including of AF_PACKET support for tpacket-v3 (experimental) and NETMAP usability improvements, especially on FreeBSD.

"The very best. Fully open source. Actively maintained. Crazy fast capable and accurate. That's new @Suricata_IDS 3.1," Michal Purzynski, Mozilla Corporation.

Suricata is a high-performance Network IDS, IPS, and Network Security Monitoring engine; open source and owned by the community-run non-profit organization, The Open Information Security Foundation (OISF). Since 2009, OISF has relied on a dedicated community of volunteers and industry supporters that contribute time, feedback, and code to Suricata. The success of Suricata and OISF is a direct result of their commitment.

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About OISF:
The Open Information Security Foundation (OISF), led by world-class security experts, programmers and others dedicated to open source security technologies, is committed to open source security technologies and the communities that keep them thriving is unwavering. OISF welcomes participation from the community large and small through working groups, mailing lists, training events, and the annual Suricata User Conference. OISF is a U.S. 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Funding for OISF comes from the donations received from world-class security organizations committed to their mission. A list of these organizations is available at

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