Thursday, August 21, 2014

Snort Subscriber Rule Set Update for 08/21/2014

Just released:
Snort Subscriber Rule Set Update for 08/21/2014

We welcome the introduction of the newest rule release from Talos. In this release we introduced 21 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:

Avery Tarasov:

Talos's rule release:
The VRT has added and modified multiple rules in the bad-traffic, blacklist, browser-ie, chat, dos, exploit, file-flash, file-other, file-pdf, icmp, imap, malware-cnc, misc, multimedia, netbios, nntp, p2p, smtp, snmp, specific-threats, web-activex, web-client and web-misc 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!