[Bro] Bro 2.5.1 Beta available

Johanna Amann johanna at icir.org
Wed Jun 7 16:29:23 PDT 2017

The beta version for Bro 2.5.1 is now available for testing and can be
downloaded at:


Binary packages also are available at:


This release contains a number of bug fixes. Fixes include:

- Better file analysis memory management

- Less cluster node communication

- Correct expiration of intelligence items after reinsertion

- A bug in the OCSP validation code

This point-release also includes a number of new features, including new
file handling BIFS, support for ERSPAN, and new BroControl options.

For more information see the NEWS and CHANGES files:

Feel free to use this mailing list or the bug tracker (tracker.bro.org) to
provide feedback or report problems.


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