Snort rule update for Oct. 15, 2020

Cisco Talos released the newest set of rules for SNORTⓇ this morning.

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Thursday's release has a new rule to protect against Emotet. The botnet is still out there, and is now using lure documents that promise to provide a Windows operating system update.


There were no changes made to the snort.conf in this release. Talos has added and modified multiple rules in the browser-webkit, malware-cnc and server-webapp rule sets to provide coverage for emerging threats from these technologies. Talos's rule release:
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