Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID11025: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on August 10, 2014

2014-08-11T15:33:49
ID CISCO-THREAT-35234
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-08-11T15:33:49

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

35234

First Published:

2014 August 11 15:33 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 (RuleID11025) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Copy_of_Document_ID1871.zip / Copy_of_document_August-08-2014.exe
| Not Available
| 1da3b833e2ffebc672b8c406f585cbb9

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

> Subject: Notice to Appear in Court

Message Body:

Notice to Appear,
The copy of the court notice is attached to this letter. Please, read it thoroughly.
Note: If you do not attend the hearing the judge may hear the case in your absence.
Truly yours,

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-August-11 15:33 GMT
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