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Microsoft MSRT October Update

This past week Microsoft MSRT push contains detections/removals for several widely used APT tools. The coalition (led by Novetta) that brought about the inclusions of these tools in this month MSRT, are encouraging enterprises to push/execute this month MSRT update. Some of malware included in this month MSRT update have a preliminary report posted here.  

If you are using either Snort or Sourcefire, the ruleID's to detect some of the threat/family in this month MSRT release are listed below and can be downloaded from Snort or from Sourcefire VRT subscription.

Derusbi -- 20080
Fexel -- 29459
Hikit -- 30948
DeputyDog -- 28493
Hydraq -- 16368, 21304
DarkMoon -- 7816, 7815, 7814, 7813, 12715, 12724
Zxshell -- 32180, 32181



Guy Bruneau IPSS Inc. gbruneau at isc dot sans dot edu

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