Thursday, August 28, 2014

Snort Subscriber Rule Set Update for 08/28/2014

Just released:
Snort Subscriber Rule Set Update for 08/28/2014

We welcome the introduction of the newest rule release from Talos. In this release we introduced 22 new rules and made modifications to 13 additional rules.

There was one change made to the snort.conf in this release.  Port 2578 was added to HTTP_PORTS, http_inspect, and stream5 ports both.  Download the latest Snort.conf files here:

Talos's rule release:
The VRT has added and modified multiple rules in the blacklist, browser-ie, browser-other, browser-plugins, exploit-kit, file-executable, file-flash, file-image, file-java, file-multimedia, file-office, file-other, file-pdf, indicator-shellcode, malware-cnc, malware-other, netbios, os-linux, os-other, os-windows, policy-social, protocol-dns, protocol-icmp, protocol-nntp, protocol-snmp, protocol-voip, pua-p2p, server-apache, server-iis, server-mail, server-mysql, server-oracle 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!