Rule Category

APP-DETECT -- Snort attempted to take unique patterns of traffic and match them to a known application pattern, to confirm whether traffic should be allowed or stopped. (For example, a Get request is usually an HTTP/web application exchange, perhaps Facebook Messenger or other instant messenger, etc.).

Alert Message

APP-DETECT Acunetix web vulnerability scanner XSS attempt

Rule Explanation

None provided

What To Look For

Known Usage

No public information

False Positives

No known false positives

Contributors

MITRE ATT&CK Framework

Tactic:

Technique:

For reference, see the MITRE ATT&CK vulnerability types here: https://attack.mitre.org

Additional Links

Rule Vulnerability

CVE Additional Information