Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID11268: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on August 26, 2014

2014-08-26T12:55:27
ID CISCO-THREAT-35418
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-08-27T13:01:48

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

35418

First Published:

2014 August 26 12:55 GMT

Last Updated:

2014 August 27 13:01 GMT

Version:

2

Summary

  • Cisco Security has detected significant activity related to spam email messages distributing malicious software.

Email messages that are related to this threat (RuleID11268 and RuleID11268KVR) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
5188-38228-9373.zip / 569845.exe
| 40,960
| 0x981E30C99C335A6384729302b3DFEA10

9567-57567-8573.zip / 435465.exe | 40,960
| 0xC55CBf04FC784E76D623F1BD07709FB9

1612-61947-2411.zip / 236587.exe | 40,150 | 0x0996C6D4DDFFEAAD5C1A3510169E557B

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

> Message Body:

Dear customer,
The parcel was sent to your home address.
And it will arrive within 7 business day. You can see details in file attached below.
Your tracking number is 3354-82592-4572
Thank you.

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
    ---|---|---|---
    2 | Cisco Security has detected significant activity on August 26, 2014. | | 2014-August-27 13:01 GMT
    1 | Cisco Security has detected significant activity on August 26, 2014. | | 2014-August-26 12:55 GMT
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