Rule Category

SERVER-OTHER -- Snort has detected traffic exploiting vulnerabilities in a server in the network.

Alert Message

SERVER-OTHER SaltStack wheel directory traversal attempt

Rule Explanation

This rule looks for dir traversal attempts in the ZeroMQ messages sent to SaltStack masters.

What To Look For

This rule looks for initial attack traffic.

Known Usage

No public information

False Positives

No known false positives

Contributors

Cisco Talos Intelligence Group

MITRE ATT&CK Framework

Tactic: Execution

Technique: Execution through API

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

Additional Links

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CVE Additional Information