Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID11245: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on August 25, 2014

2014-08-25T14:22:47
ID CISCO-THREAT-35410
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-08-25T14:22:47

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

35410

First Published:

2014 August 25 14:22 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 (RuleID11245) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
PO87421659.zip / PO87421659.scr
| 225,165
| 0x0C66260FF0284FD7AB2490263E8B7B56

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

> Subject: Re: new order MWHHNKFCUZ

Message Body:

> Reply-To:
>
>
> Sir Good Morning;
>
> Kindly proceed and arrange PI in ref to attached PO. asap.
>
> Awaiting your reply once available.
>
> Thanks and Kind Regards,
>
> Tamara Abu Shehab
> Sales Development Manager
> Al Sena'a St. Bldg # 21, Bayader Wadi Alseer
> P.O.Box 142958, Amman 11814, Jordan
> Tel: (+962-6)5427300
> Fax: (+962-6)5886854
> Mobile.: (+962)095120661
> E-mail: tamara.shehabi@setjijo.com
>
>
>
>
> LDDRFNFWWIUVKTSRCEZKCGNIKMQUVMNTYNTVQU
This communication contains information, which is confidential, and may be the copyright of Allcom PNG Limited (Allcom PNG) or a third party. If you are not the intended recipient of this communication please delete and destroy all copies and telephone Allcom PNG on +675 3030300 immediately. Any views expressed in this communication are those of the individual sender, except where the sender specifically states them to be the views of Allcom PNG. Allcom PNG does not represent, warrant and/or guarantee neither that the integrity of this communication has been maintained nor that the communication is free of errors, virus, interception or interference.

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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