Wednesday, April 25, 2012

VRT Rule Update for 4/24/2012

Join us as we welcome the introduction of the newest rule release from the VRT. In this release we introduced 44 new rules and made modifications to 658 additional rules.

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

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
blacklist, botnet-cnc, dos, exploit, file-identify, file-office,
file-pdf, indicator-compromise, misc, netbios, oracle, server-mail,
specific-threats, spyware-put, web-activex, web-client, web-iis and
web-php 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 Make sure and stay up to date to catch the most emerging threats!