Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID11504: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on September 10, 2014

2014-09-10T20:40:00
ID CISCO-THREAT-35670
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-09-10T20:40:00

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

35670

First Published:

2014 September 10 20:40 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 (RuleID11504) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Original Ammended Scanned Detailed Copies of Order
Payment and Agreement Document ref numb 1402285034269257 (1).rar /
Original Ammended Scanned Detailed Copies of Order Payment and Agreement
Document ref numb 1402285034269257.PDFm.exe
| 1,124,352
| 0xEF848E739BF2217A0E656E85DEE61D0A

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

> Subject: attached documents

Message Body:

Dear sir,
Here is the original amended scanned detailed copies of order payment
and agreement documents.
Best Regards
Mr. Jackson
Sales General Manager
The Foreign Trade & Overseas Market Department.

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-September-10 20:40 GMT
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