Adding YARA Rule Files

To add a YARA file, do the following:

  1. Switch to the Administration page.
  2. Navigate to YARA Rules.
  3. Click Add.
  4. Complete the Add YARA Rule File wizard:
  1. Click Browse to locate a YARA rule file.
  2. Provide a name and description for the file. The maximum length of the rule name is 128 characters; the following characters are not supported: * : / \ ? " < > | .
  3. Click Save.


You can add only one YARA rule file at a time.

Adding YARA Rules

By default, all YARA rules are not added to newly created scopes; only the Default Scope has all rules added. To edit the list of rules available for a scope and to add the new rules, follow the instructions provided in section Managing Inventory Items.