Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Sourcefire VRT Certified Snort Rules Update for 07/17/2012, Snort 2.9.3.0 rules included

Just released:
Sourcefire VRT Certified Snort Rules Update for 07/17/2012

We welcome the introduction of the newest rule release for today from the VRT. In this release we introduced 91 new rules and made modifications to 61 additional rules.

There were no changes made to the snort.conf in this release.

In VRT's rule release:
Synopsis:
This release adds and modifies rules in several categories.

Details:
The Sourcefire VRT has added and modified multiple rules in the
backdoor, botnet-cnc, dos, exploit, file-identify, file-office,
file-other, netbios, policy, scada, specific-threats, spyware-put,
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!

2 comments:

  1. So Snort 2.9.3 requires no changes to snort.conf vs. 2.9.2.3?

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    1. No. I'll be posting the new 2.9.3.0 snort.confs later today and will place a blog post up about it when I do.

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