Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID10502: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on July 1, 2014

2014-07-01T14:41:33
ID CISCO-THREAT-34809
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-07-01T14:41:33

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

34809

First Published:

2014 July 1 14:41 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 (RuleID10502) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Bank TT MT103 Swift Copy.zip/222222222.exe
| 881,703
| 0x6247D93A61FC7F60150806A29FAB81C0

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

> Subject: Re: Bank T/T MT103 Swift Copy

Message Body:

Good Day Sir,
As your request, you can find in attachment copy of bank transfer t/t slip that was effected to your account on behalf of my client on the 24th June.
Please check with your bank and confirm date of shipment.
Regards,
Mr. Abdul Nasser Sokariah

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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    1 | Initial Release | | 2014-July-01 14:41 GMT
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