Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID10559: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on July 7, 2014

2014-07-07T12:52:12
ID CISCO-THREAT-34855
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-07-08T14:57:54

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

34855

First Published:

2014 July 7 12:52 GMT

Last Updated:

2014 July 8 14:57 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 (RuleID10559 and RuleID10559KVR) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
9384 List.zip/Load.exe
| 107,880
| 0xCF0049F0F07D2A780EC89A9D2BCF049A

inv num 2948.zip/Load.exe | 300,221 | 0xF6AA66E48CC69AE20D52909CA332B4D8

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

> Subject: Order_confirmation‏

Message Body:

Dear ,
Please find attached the copy list for the old order and the order
confirmation attached.
Please kindly sign the order confirmation attached and send back to us.
Thanks & Best Regards,

Or

> Subject: New_PO_Order‏

Message Body:

HI
Enclosed the New PO. Pls. see detail in attached file and confirm by return.
so that we can sign and send back to you
Thank you very much for your good support.
Best Regards,

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 July 7, 2014. | | 2014-July-08 14:57 GMT
    1 | Cisco Security has detected significant activity on July 6, 2014. | | 2014-July-07 12:52 GMT
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