2014 April 30 18:03 GMT
Email messages that are related to this threat (RuleID9797) may contain the following files:
The #PO5876.exe file in the #PO5876.zip attachment has a file size of 707,083 bytes. The MD5 checksum, which is a unique identifier of the executable, is the following string: 0x8A516CC93DDFD851A4FDDB46387C9F3B
The following text is a sample of the email message that is associated with this threat outbreak:
> Subject: PO#5876 (Purchase Order)
Good day. I am Nisar from Yiwu Shundian Trade Co. We have a major demand from our customer to supplier’s quantity product which is similar to your product service. Find attached is the product specification (PO5897) and quantity required for initial purchase.
Kindly send us quote for product specification attached with your minimum order quantity, FOB and payment terms. Do you accept LC?
Sincerely hope to have good cooperation with you. I wait for your early reply.
Mr. Niser Khan
Yiwu Shundian Trade Co., Ltd.
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