There were no changes made to the
snort.confin this release.
In this rule release many rules were moved from their old categories to new categories as listed in this blog post. Rules are going to be continually moving throughout the next few months, so please pay attention to the blog to make sure you don't miss anything!
In VRT's rule release:
This release adds and modifies rules in several categories.
The Sourcefire VRT has added and modified multiple rules in the
botnet-cnc, dns, dos, exploit, file-identify, file-office, file-pdf,
indicator-compromise, policy, policy-multimedia, pua-p2p, server-mail,
specific-threats, web-activex, web-client and web-misc rule sets to
provide coverage for emerging threats from these technologies.
In order to subscribe now to the VRT's newest rule detection functionality, you can subscribe for as low as $29 US dollars a year for personal users, be sure and see our business pricing as well at http://www.snort.org/store. Make sure and stay up to date to catch the most emerging threats!