2013 September 30 16:06 GMT
Email messages that are related to this threat (RuleID7229 and RuleID7229KVR) may contain the following files:
> new product specification.zip
new product specification.scr
New product specification.zip
New product specification.scr
The new product specification.scr file in the new product specification.zip attachment has a file size of 246,784 bytes. The MD5 checksum, which is a unique identifier of the executable, is the following string: 0x4098862A60651CA6C1D2E67173C24C76
The New product specification.scr file in the New product specification.zip attachment has a file size of 855,719 bytes. The MD5 checksum is the following string: 0x5B4A3AE375385B0C01E4C6D3CDFC4E8A
The following text is a sample of the email message that is associated with this threat outbreak:
> Message Body:
Good day Sir/Madam,
I am Adel from Fawaz Alhoakir Group Company. We will like to order a
handful quantity of your product. Find attached is the product
specification and quantity required for initial purchase.
We await prompt response, while looking forward to do business with you.
Mr. Adel Al Othaim
Fawaz Alhoakir Group Company
P.O. Box 639
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