Friday, August 1, 2014

Snort Subscriber Rule Set Update for 08/01/2014, Backoff

Just released:
Snort Subscriber Rule Set Update for 08/01/2014

We welcome the introduction of the newest rule release from the VRT. In this release we introduced 1 new rules and made modifications to 0 additional rules.

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

In VRT's rule release:
The VRT is aware of the Backoff family of malware which affects point-of-sale products. 
Details: The VRT has added a rule to the malware-cnc rule set to provide coverage for emerging threats from this technology.

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