Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID11221: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on August 22, 2014

2014-08-22T20:36:12
ID CISCO-THREAT-35378
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-08-22T20:36:12

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

35378

First Published:

2014 August 22 20:36 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 (RuleID11221) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Scan TT Copy.rar / SCANTT~1.EXE
| 442,368
| 0x5F0B0BB4DEBF430BC0C535008EF2DBF7

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

> Subject: Please Open The Attachment To View Your Payment Slip

Message Body:

**Please open the attachment to view your payment slip for confirmation
Telegraphic payment made to you.
Best Regards.
Li Gu
03-232-456-667
Mauren Albert
International Limited

2342 new industrial layout**

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
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    1 | Initial Release | | 2014-August-22 20:36 GMT
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