Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID10485: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 30, 2014

2014-06-30T14:15:41
ID CISCO-THREAT-34785
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-06-30T14:15:41

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

34785

First Published:

2014 June 30 14:15 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 (RuleID10485) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
MG75664.rar/MG75664.exe
| 433,152
| 0x3677BD2549F81607A3C80BA4A2FEC4F6

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

> Subject: Re:Re INV 75664

Message Body:

Hello Dear
Good Day,
Please we are very sorry to reply late because we are on a one day holiday but back to normal business now.
Attached in this email is the confirmed PO Ref: order no. 75664 dated 26.06.2014 please send us Proforma Invoice with your signature and stamp to enable us proceed for payment immediately.
Regard's

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
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    1 | Initial Release | | 2014-June-30 14:15 GMT
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