[Snort-sigs] Sourcefire VRT Certified Snort Rules Update

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Sourcefire VRT Certified Snort Rules Update

Synopsis:
The Sourcefire VRT is aware of multiple vulnerabilities affecting
Microsoft products.

Details:
Microsoft Security Advisory (MS09-045):
The Microsoft JScript scripting engine contains a programming error
that may allow a remote attacker to execute code on an affected host.

A rule to detect attacks targeting this issue is included in this
release and is identified with GID 3, SID 15913.

Microsoft Security Advisory (MS09-046):
The Microsoft DHTML Editing Component ActiveX control contains a
programming error that may allow a remote attacker to execute code on
an affected system.

Rules to detect attacks targeting this issue are included in this
release and are identified with GID 1, SIDs 15923, 15924 and 15925.

A previously released rule will also detect attacks targeting this
vulnerability and is identified with GID 1, SID 4148.

Microsoft Security Advisory (MS09-047):
A programming error in the way that Microsoft Windows systems parse
certain types of Windows media files, may allow a remote attacker to
execute code on an affected system.

Rules to detect attacks targeting this issue are included in this
release and are identified with GID 3, SIDs 15914 through 15920.

Microsoft Security Advisory (MS09-048):
A vulnerability exists in the Microsoft Windows TCP/IP stack that may
allow a remote attacker to execute code on an affected system.

A rule to detect attacks targeting this issue is included in this
release and is identified with GID 3, SID 15912.

Additionally, the Stream preprocessor can be configured to detect
attacks targeting this issue. The configuration options are included
in the notice on snort.org.

Microsoft SMB2 Denial of Service (DoS):
A vulnerability in the way that Microsoft Windows systems process
SMB2.0 transactions may allow a remote attacker to cause a Denial of
Service (DoS) against a vulnerable machine.

A rule to detect attacks targeting this issue is included in this
release and is identified with GID 1, SID 15930.

For a complete list of new and modified rules please see:

http://www.snort.org/vrt/docs/ruleset_changelogs/changes-2009-09-08.html
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