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Task #2693

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tracking: libsuricata

Added by Victor Julien almost 3 years ago. Updated 10 months ago.

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Description

This request came up at Suricon2018, but has come up before. The idea is to turn much of Suricata into a library that can be reused in other tools.

The first step would be to define some of the use cases we'd like to initially support so that an API could be designed for that.


Subtasks 3 (3 open0 closed)

Task #4682: tracking: clean up globals and thread localsNewActions
Task #4683: detect: remove sigmatch_table in favor of a dynamic storage optionNewActions
Task #4684: libsuricata: define global context types for instance and per thread storageNewActions

Related issues

Related to Task #2685: SuriCon 2018 brainstormNewVictor JulienActions
Related to Task #4097: Suricon 2020 brainstormNewVictor JulienActions
Related to Task #4221: Build Suricata into a static and shared libraryClosedJason IshActions
Related to Task #4429: libsuricata: Use cases with examplesNewJason IshActions
Actions #1

Updated by Victor Julien almost 3 years ago

  • Related to Task #2685: SuriCon 2018 brainstorm added
Actions #2

Updated by Andreas Herz over 2 years ago

  • Assignee set to Community Ticket
Actions #3

Updated by Victor Julien over 1 year ago

  • Assignee changed from Community Ticket to OISF Dev
Actions #4

Updated by Victor Julien over 1 year ago

  • Description updated (diff)
Actions #5

Updated by Victor Julien over 1 year ago

One of the use cases that has been brought forward is to be able to integrate the Suricata detection and logging into OVS.

Actions #6

Updated by Victor Julien 11 months ago

  • Related to Task #4097: Suricon 2020 brainstorm added
Actions #7

Updated by Victor Julien 10 months ago

  • Tracker changed from Feature to Task
  • Subject changed from libsuricata to tracking: libsuricata
  • Status changed from New to Assigned
  • Assignee changed from OISF Dev to Jason Ish
  • Target version changed from TBD to 7.0rc1
Actions #8

Updated by Jason Ish 9 months ago

  • Related to Task #4221: Build Suricata into a static and shared library added
Actions #9

Updated by Jason Ish 4 months ago

  • Related to Task #4429: libsuricata: Use cases with examples added
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