Thursday, March 21, 2019

Snort rule update for March 21, 2019

Just released:
Snort Subscriber Rule Set Update for March 21, 2019

Cisco Talos just released the newest SNORT® rule set. This release includes 20 new rules, three new shared object rules and one modified rule.

In this release, we have coverage for a new variant of the Mirai botnet. Recently, researchers discovered a new wave of attacks targeting presentation software and devices. There is also protection against several critical vulnerabilities Cisco recently patched in some of its IP phones.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Snort rule update for March 19, 2019

Just released:
Snort Subscriber Rule Set Update for March 19, 2019

Cisco Talos just released the newest SNORT® rule set. This release includes 50 new rules and six modified rules, none of which are shared object rules.

This release provides coverage for a wide range of vulnerabilities and malware. Most notably, there are new protections from the Rising Sun malware, which was recently linked to the Lazarus Group APT.

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Snort rule update for March 12, 2019 — Microsoft Patch Tuesday

Just released:
Snort Subscriber Rule Set Update for Feb. 12, 2019

The newest SNORTⓇ rule set is here from Cisco Talos. In this release, we introduced 38 new rules and four shared object rules. There are also 16 modified rules, none of which are shared object rules.

This release covers Microsoft Patch Tuesday, which included fixes for 64 vulnerabilities. You can read more about the bugs that Microsoft disclosed over at the Talos blog.

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Snort rule update for March 7, 2019

Just released:
Snort Subscriber Rule Set Update for March 7, 2019

Cisco Talos just released the newest SNORT® rule set. This release includes three new rules, 15 new shared object rules and seven modified rules, none of which are shared object rules.

In this release, we provide coverage for several vulnerabilities in Cisco products. Most recently, the company published the details of several high-profile bugs that put the Nexus line of switches at risk due to the NX-OS operating system.

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Snort rule update for March 5, 2019

Just released:
Snort Subscriber Rule Set Update for March 5, 2019

Cisco Talos just released the newest SNORT® rule set. This release includes eight new and modified rules, none of which are shared object rules.

This release provides coverage for two malware families: Crytekk, a ransomware that infects users via a malicious, phony PayPal page, and Arescrypt, another ransomware.