Thursday, January 30, 2020

Snort rule update for Jan. 30, 2020

Cisco Talos just released the latest SNORT® rule update for all users. Talos urges all users to implement these rules as soon as possible to keep their networks and machines protected.

Today's release contains 13 new rules, 19 modified rules and eight new shared object rules.

This rule update provides coverage for several vulnerabilities disclosed this week in some Cisco Small Business Switches, along with protection against a new variant of the HyperBro backdoor.

Talos has added and modified multiple rules in the browser-ie, browser-other, browser-plugins, file-flash, file-multimedia, file-office, file-other, malware-cnc, malware-other, policy-other 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.