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.
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-other, file-pdf, malware-cnc, os-windows 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.