[Snort-sigs] RE: Signature Definition #1432 , 18 of 20
Esler, Joel Contractor
EslerJ at ...785...
Mon Jun 9 10:43:05 EDT 2003
Rule: -- P2P GNUTella GET
Sid: -- 1432
Summary: -- This string detects Connections from GNUTella clients to "get"
files from the GNUTella network
Impact: -- Utilization of Bandwidth
Detailed Information: -- This can show outbound connections to the GNUTella
network to download files from clients. Peer 2 Peer programs shouldn't be
allowed in your work network.
Affected Systems: -- Any OS that has a GNUTella client installed
Attack Scenarios: -- Slim to Extreme
Ease of Attack: -- Moderate
False Positives: -- Outbound web traffic going to non-standard web ports.
False Negatives: -- Unknown
Corrective Action: -- Locate and Uninstall all unauthroized GNUTella
clients on the network.
Contributors: -- Joel Esler
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