Suricata 3.2.4 available!


We are pleased to announce Suricata 3.2.4. This a security update fixing important issues. Additionally, it fixes various minor issues.


  • Bug #2241: smb dcerpc segfaults in StubDataParser (3.2.x)
  • Bug #2231: Redundant content checks may cause Suricata DoS condition on a insignificant traffic rate
  • Bug #2214: detect state uses broken offset logic
  • Bug #2234: TLS rule mixes up server and client certificates (3.2.x)
  • Bug #2235: DNS UDP “Response” parsing recording an incorrect timestamp (3.2.x)
  • Bug #2236: af_packet: suricata leaks memory with use-mmap enabled and incorrect BPF filter (3.2.x)
  • Bug #2237: Redis output: add RPUSH support (3.2.x)
  • Bug #2238: detect duplicate ‘meta’ keywords (3.2.x)
  • Bug #2239: documentation does not reflect current suricata.yaml regarding cpu-affinity (3.2.x)
  • Bug #2242: improve error message if stream memcap too low (3.2.x)
  • Bug #2243: enforcing specific number of threads with autofp does not seem to work (3.2.x)


End of life announcement

The 3.2 branch will be end-of-life in 2 months, so on December 18. After this it will receive no more updates of any kind, so please plan for your upgrade to Suricata 4.0+ before that date.

Special thanks

Jack Covington, Kirill Shipulin – Positive Technologies, Qidu Sy, Mats Klepsland, Derek Kingsbury, Julian Wecke, Alexander Gozman, AFL project, Coverity Scan


  • User Training at SuriCon 2017, in Prague:
  • New: rule writing training ‘SigDev’ at SuriCon:

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SuriCon 2017

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About Suricata

Suricata is a high performance Network Threat Detection, IDS, IPS and Network Security Monitoring engine. Open Source and owned by a community run non-profit foundation, the Open Information Security Foundation (OISF). Suricata is developed by the OISF, its supporting vendors and the community.