Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID10533: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on July 6, 2014

2014-07-07T13:03:09
ID CISCO-THREAT-34851
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-07-07T13:03:09

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

34851

First Published:

2014 July 7 13:03 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 (RuleID10533) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
BIS-PI-155-2014.zip/BIS-PI-155-2014.exe
| 274,432
| 0x982E6B4D7B801823B4D19A3B57212861

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

> Subject: WG: PI

Message Body:

Mit freundlichen Grüßen
Edith Stiehle
Sekretariat der Executive Vice Presidents der Würth-Gruppe
Jürgen Klohe / Jörg Murawski
WÜRTH ELEKTRONIK GmbH & Co. KG
Salzstraße 21, 74676 Niedernhall (Germany)

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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