- Bro now includes the NetControl framework. This framework allows easy interaction with hard- and software switches, firewalls, etc.
- Support for the SMB protocol (SMB1 and SMB2), including GSSAPI and NTLM.
- Support for the remote framebuffer protocol (RFB), that is used by VNC servers for remote graphical display.
- The Intelligence framework was refactored and extended. It now supports, for example subnet indicators and item deletion/expiration.
Bro 2.5 is currently available as source code, binary packages will come soon.