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

Talos's rule release:
Talos has added and modified multiple rules in the file-office, file-pdf, malware-cnc and server-webapp rule sets to provide coverage for emerging threats from these technologies.
You can subscribe to Talos' newest rule detection functionality for as low as $29 a year with a personal account. Be sure and see our business pricing as well here. Make sure and stay up to date to catch the most emerging threats.