Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Snort rule update for June 25, 2019

Just released:
Snort Subscriber Rule Set Update for June 25, 2019

Cisco Talos released the latest SNORTⓇ rule set this morning. This release includes five new rules, two shared object rules and two modified rules.

This release provides protection from a recent Netwire variant spotted in the wild. Attackers have been delivering the malware through a zero-day vulnerability in the Mozilla Firefox web browser. Rules 50498 and 50500 prevent Netwire from downloading its final payload.

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, 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.