Suricata…Next gen Snort???
jmcentire last edited by
Anyone taken a look at Suricata? Supposedly the "next generation" snort IDS/IPS:
Just curious if anyone has researched or tried it out.
cmb last edited by
haven't tried it. Sure ticked off Marty Roesch (Snort founder) it appears, though his basic complaint looks to be legit - it's nothing more than a government-funded rewrite of Snort that doesn't perform nearly as well.
Cry Havok last edited by
+1 to cmb's comments. Give it a while and it may be worth looking at, but currently there's nothing it can do that Snort hasn't done for some time. Given a choice between a well tested platform, and a new one, for any security critical one I'd go with the well tested one…