Thursday, September 13, 2018

Snort rule update for Sept. 13, 2018

Just released:
Snort Subscriber Rule Set Update for Sept. 13, 2018

Today, we welcome the newest rule release from Talos. In this release, we introduced 48 new rules, of six which are shared object rules. There are also 501 modified rules, none of which are shared object rules.

This update provides coverage for CVE-2018-8475, a coding deficiency in Microsoft Windows that could allow an attacker to execute code on the victim machine.

There are also rules addressing multiple vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player and Adobe ColdFusion, including two critical bugs.

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

Talos's rule release:
Talos also has added and modified multiple rules in the app-detect, browser-chrome, browser-firefox, browser-ie, browser-other, browser-plugins, browser-webkit, deleted, file-flash, file-image, file-other, file-pdf, malware-cnc 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 U.S. 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.