Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID10266: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 9, 2014

2014-06-09T15:39:45
ID CISCO-THREAT-34565
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-06-09T15:39:45

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

34565

First Published:

2014 June 9 15:39 GMT

Version:

1

Summary

  • Cisco Security has detected significant activity related to spam email messages distributing malicious software.

Email messages that are related to this threat (RuleID10266) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Homicide-case#862.zip/Homicide-case#862.scr
| 337,312
| 0xBA8BCC26BD140CE6EFC782FCE771198B

The following text is a sample of the email message that is associated with this threat outbreak:

> Subject: Homicide Suspect

Message Body:

Bulletin Headline: HOMICIDE SUSPECT
Sending Agency: New York City Police
Sending Location: NY - New York - New York City Police
Bulletin Case#: 14-06620
Bulletin Author: BARILLAS #9078
Sending User #: 47338
APBnet Version: 943557
The bulletin is a pdf attachment to this email.
The Adobe Reader (from Adobe.com) will display and print the bulletin best.
You can Not reply to the bulletin by clicking on the Reply button in your email software.

Cisco security appliances can help protect customers during the critical period between the first exploit of a virus outbreak and the release of vendor antivirus signatures. Cisco Web Security Appliances help secure and control web and email traffic by offering layers of malware protection. Cisco security appliances are automatically updated to help prevent both spam email and hostile web URLs from being passed to the end user.

Related Links
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Revision History

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