Thursday, March 8, 2012

VRT Rule Release for 03/08/2012

Join us as we welcome the introduction of the newest rule release for today from the VRT. In this release we introduced 14 new rules and made modifications to 5 additional rules.

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

The VRT would like to thank Nick Randolph for his submission of the following sid(s):
21515 <-> WEB-MISC Tomcat Web Application Manager access
21516 <-> WEB-MISC JBoss JMX console access
21517 <-> WEB-MISC JBoss admin-console access

 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, blacklist, botnet-cnc and web-misc rule sets to provide coverage for emerging threats from these technologies.
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