Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID10353: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 18, 2014

2014-06-18T13:19:03
ID CISCO-THREAT-34642
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-06-19T14:06:42

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

34642

First Published:

2014 June 18 13:19 GMT

Last Updated:

2014 June 19 14:06 GMT

Version:

2

Summary

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

Email messages that are related to this threat (RuleID10353KVR) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Bank TT Copy 0033.zip/0033.exe
| 847,397
| 0xBF4529C6813F974124C189E083B3F935

0733.zip/0733.exe | 502,784 | 0x60297A73512068FC41A430A2EE41CB8E

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

> Subject: Re: Payment against Invoice # 0003

Message Body:

Good Day Sir,
As your request, you can find in attached file copy of bank Transfer T/T slip against invoice that was effected to your account, on behalf of our client on the 16th of May, 2014.
Please check with your bank and confirm date of shipment.
Best Regards,

Or

> Subject: RE: cargo list 20th Jun 2014

Message body:

Dear client,
Enclosed latest Cargo list.
Pls advise which Cargo to hold.
Kindly confirm us by today.

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

  • Version | Description | Section | Date
    ---|---|---|---
    2 | Cisco Security has detected significant activity on June 18, 2014. | | 2014-June-19 14:06 GMT
    1 | Cisco Security has detected significant activity on June 18, 2014. | | 2014-June-18 13:19 GMT
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