Friday, August 17, 2012

Sourcefire VRT Certified Snort Rules Update for 08/16/2012, DistTrack, Shamoon

Released last night: Sourcefire VRT Certified Snort Rules Update for 08/16/2012

We welcome the introduction of the newest rule release for today from the VRT. In this release we introduced 12 new rules and made more than 2000 modifications to additional rules.

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

In this release we provided coverage for the DistTrack/Shamoon Trojan, along with a ton of performance and detection related improvements.

 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!