Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID10711: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on July 20, 2014

2014-07-21T12:58:11
ID CISCO-THREAT-34980
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-07-21T12:58:11

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

34980

First Published:

2014 July 21 12:58 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 (RuleID10711) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Factura Pendiente.rar / Factura Pendiente.exe
| 172,032
| 0xCC1CC8F68933D6185713E9E334495784

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

> Message Body:

Señor(a) usuario le informamos que tiene facturas pendientes con nosotros
Agradecemos ponerse al día con nosotros
Ver estado de factura.

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-21 12:58 GMT
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