Suricata RPM for EL 7 Updated to 2.0.5

I’ve updated the Suricata RPM for EL 7 to 2.0.5. If you have the repo configured just yum update, otherwise see this post for more information.

Suricata RPM for EL and CentOS 7

[2016-07-25: This information is no longer valid, header over to for up to date links.]

I’ve taken the Suricata package as found in Fedora and rebuilt it for CentOS 7. This should be similar to how the package would exist in EPEL (and hopefully it makes its way there).

To get the package with yum, first install the yum repository package (note: you must already have EPEL installed):

rpm -Uvh

then install Suricata:

yum install suricata

To just get the package, head over to