Tuesday, January 24, 2012

VRT Rule Update for 1/24/2012

Join us as we welcome the introduction of the newest rule release for today from the VRT. In this release we introduced 59 new rules and made modifications to 19 additional rules.

There were no changes made to the snort.conf in this release.  This rule pack also introduces coverage for Snort

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
backdoor, blacklist, botnet-cnc, ddos, dos, exploit, file-identify,
oracle, policy, scada, specific-threats, sql, voip, web-activex and
web-misc rule sets to provide coverage for emerging threats from these

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!