MALWARE-CNC -- Snort has detected a Comand and Control (CNC) rule violation, most likely for commands and calls for files or other stages from the control server. The alert indicates a host has been infiltrated by an attacker, who is using the host to make calls for files, as a call-home vector for other malware-infected networks, for shuttling traffic back to bot owners, etc.
MALWARE-CNC DNS suspicious .bit dns query
This event is generated when a DNS query for the suspicious ".bit" top level domain is observed.
A Network Trojan was detected
Ease of Attack:
What To Look For
This rule fires when a DNS query is made for a .bit address.
No public information
No known false positives
Cisco Talos Intelligence Group