2014 February 5 19:59 GMT
Email messages that are related to this threat (RuleID8756) may contain the following files:
> New Dennis.scr
Mid Year Order.zip
The New Dennis.scr file in the Mid Year Order.zip attachment has a file size of 484,729 bytes. The MD5 checksum, which is a unique identifier of the executable, is the following string: 0x33FA07A74D9D3E1C3D9EE5836D8A6DC0
The following text is a sample of the email message that is associated with this threat outbreak:
> Subject: NEW ORDER.
International and Local Transfer Department.
My Transfer Department was instructed to remit payment into your
account provide by our Customer for goods. We have just remitted 100%
full payment $42,000:00 into your account provided by our Customer for
Please check the attachment and follow our bank instructions to
confirm the payment transfer slip.
Await your reply and update if there is any mistake with the Bank
Account Details used.
Please confirm and get back to us immediately.
Mr. Wang Cheng.
This e-mail message has been scanned for Viruses and Content and
cleared by MailMarshal
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