Rule Category

SQL -- Snort has detected traffic associated with SQL injection or the presence of other vulnerabilities against SQL like servers.

Alert Message

SQL HTTP URI blind injection attempt

Rule Explanation

This event is generated when Sleepy URI SQL Injection is detected. Impact: Web Application Attack Details: Attempted SQL injection using Sleep command in URI of request. Ease of Attack: Simple

What To Look For

This rule alerts when a sleep command is used in a SQL injection

Known Usage

No public information

False Positives

No known false positives


Cisco Talos Intelligence Group

Rule Groups

No rule groups



Rule Vulnerability

No information provided

CVE Additional Information

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MITRE ATT&CK Framework

Tactic: Defense Evasion

Technique: Web Service

For reference, see the MITRE ATT&CK vulnerability types here: