Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID10545: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on July 06, 2014

2014-07-07T12:48:14
ID CISCO-THREAT-34850
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-07-07T12:48:14

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

34850

First Published:

2014 July 7 12:48 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 (RuleID10545) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Order & Photos Details.rar/Order & Photos Details.pif
| 712,704
| 0x7F53D1943897321FBCEEB630D0284B22

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

> Subject: RE: Second Order Details and deposit for first order

Message Body:

Dear,
Please find attached both order details and photos and swift copy for our first order and send us quotation for these new products.
Thank you
Curtis Jolong

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-07 12:48 GMT
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