Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID11006: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on August 7, 2014

2014-08-07T19:53:08
ID CISCO-THREAT-35218
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-08-07T19:53:08

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

35218

First Published:

2014 August 7 19:53 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 (RuleID11006) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Carga_Documentos.rar / Carga_e_documentos.com
| 370,176
| 0xBCE5A351FF0D74C833AE9D3FAD7F1C59

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

> Subject: Fw: Transportadora Etto

Message Body:

Abdiel S. Ferreira
---------- Mensagem encaminhada ----------
De: "Marcelo M. Silva"
Data: 07/08/2014 11:00
Assunto: Transportadora Etto
Para: "Marcelo M. Silva"
São Paulo, 07 de Agosto de 2014
De: Logistica e Transporte - Marcelo M. Silva
Assunto: Comprovante de transporte
Caro Cliente,
Segue em anexo o comprovante de sua compra juntamente com o contrato e suas respectivas notas.
Att,
Marcelo M. Silva
Transportadora Etto
Rua Engenheiro Tourinho 1482 - Vila Solene
83607-140 Campo Largo
GPS: -25.459041,-49.531999
Paraná, Campo Largo, Vila Solene
Telefone: (41) 3392-1014

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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