Snort rule update for Sept. 29, 2020

 Cisco Talos released the newest SNORTⓇ rule set this morning.

This release includes eight new rules, four new shared object rules, two modified shared object rules and 20 modified rules.

Tuesday's release includes new rules protecting against a vulnerability in the WordPress Nexos plugin, along with a rule to prevent the Uppercut malware from downloading its 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-other, file-pdf, malware-cnc and server-webapp rule sets to provide coverage for emerging threats from these technologies.
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