Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID10329: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 16, 2014

2014-06-16T17:24:11
ID CISCO-THREAT-34622
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-06-16T17:24:11

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

34622

First Published:

2014 June 16 17:24 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 (RuleID10329) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Attachment_20141506.zip/Attachment_20141506/Attachment_20141506 Ind#U202efdp.exe
| 350,720
| 0x51DC61E4869EF4908EB1D15388921604

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

> Message Body:

Dear Supplier,
Please address the revised ICPO to the following company -
EAST LINK GENERAL TRADING LTD
Kind atten: Shahid Abbas
CEO
Via
EAST LINK GENERAL TRADING LTD
TAI KUNG AVENUE
HONG KONG
Please note the FCO + Contract can arrive by Thursday.
Please bear with us.
We shall be waiting to receive your update ICPO.
Regards,?
Hello Dear
Have a good day.
Our Manager asked me to email you regarding this sudden change of account. We have called to reach you by phone, but its not connecting. Pls kindly fine the attachment and confirm to us if the attachment has your correct account details as directed by your customer or should i proceed with new account for this payment.
We shall await your immidiate confirmation before we will transfer this payment. Say my best regards to your Company
Best regards
Morrati Lopez
Moneycorp SLU
Calle Turismo 2, Oficina 1
Urb. Ciudad Quesada
Rojales 03170
Alicante
Spain
Telephone: 952 587 657, 0034 952 587 657
Fax: 0034 951 319 701
Email: costablanca@moneycorp.com
www.moneycorp.com/spain

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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