OS-WINDOWS -- Snort has detected traffic targeting vulnerabilities in a Windows-based operating system. This does not include browser traffic or other software on the OS, but attacks against the OS itself. (such as?)
OS-WINDOWS Microsoft Windows DirectX elevation of privilege attempt
This rule looks for indicators of an elevation of privilege exploit.
What To Look For
This rule fires upon download of a Microsoft Windows executable attempting to exploit an elevation privilege attempt in the DirectX drivers.
No public information
No known false positives
Cisco Talos Intelligence Group