Thursday, August 14, 2014

Snort Subscriber Rule Set Update for 08/14/2014

Just released:
Snort Subscriber Rule Set Update for 08/14/2014

We welcome the introduction of the newest rule release from Talos. In this release we introduced 15 new rules and made modifications to 11 additional rules.

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

Talos would like to thank the following individuals for their contributions, their rules are included in the Community Ruleset:

Yaser Mansour

Avery Tarasov

Talos's rule release:
The VRT has added and modified multiple rules in the blacklist, browser-ie, malware-backdoor, malware-cnc, malware-other, server-mail and server-webapp rule sets to provide coverage for emerging threats from these technologies.

In order to subscribe now to Talos'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!