Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID10296: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 11, 2014

2014-06-11T13:03:04
ID CISCO-THREAT-34589
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-06-11T13:03:04

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

34589

First Published:

2014 June 11 13:03 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 (RuleID10296) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Invitation.jar
| 40,960
| Not applicable

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

> Subject: You are Invited

Message Body:

Hello,
I cordially invite you to our anniversary
It is a celebration of life and love.
Just like yesterday, we have grown maturely in our relationship.
We are happy and hope you can join us on our day.
Check attachment for Venue, Dress code, Program event and Date.
Thank you all.

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.

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Revision History

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