2014 January 3 15:07 GMT
Email messages that are related to this threat (RuleID8354) may contain the following files:
The Court_Notice_Latham_and_WatkinsNY.exe_ file in the _Court_Notice_Latham_and_WatkinsNY38336.zip attachment has a file size of 123,392 bytes. The MD5 checksum, which is a unique identifier of the executable, is the following string: 0xB9392271A837E8E49CCFF0F01E045DF8
The following text is a sample of the email message that is associated with this threat outbreak:
> Subject: Hearing of your case in Court No#2723
Notice of appearance,
Der`fy you are informed that you are due in the court of New York
on the 11 of January, 2014 at 09:00 am for the hearing of your case.
You are kindly asked to prepare and bring the documents relating to the case to Court on the specified date.
Please, download the copy of the court notice attached herewith to read the details.
Note: The case may be heard by the judge in your absence if you do not come.
Clerk to the Court.
Cisco Security analysts examine real-world email traffic data that is collected from over 100,000 contributing organizations worldwide. This data helps provide a range of information about and analysis of global email security threats and trends. Cisco will continue to monitor this threat and automatically adapt systems to protect customers. This report will be updated if there are significant changes or if the risk to end users increases.
Cisco security appliances protect customers during the critical period between the first exploit of a virus outbreak and the release of vendor antivirus signatures. Email that is managed by Cisco and end users who are protected by Cisco Web Security Appliances will not be impacted by these attacks. Cisco security appliances are automatically updated to prevent both spam email and hostile web URLs from being passed to the end user.
A standalone copy or paraphrase of the text of this document that omits the distribution URL is an uncontrolled copy and may lack important information or contain factual errors. The information in this document is intended for end users of Cisco products