Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID11648: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on September 22, 2014

2014-09-22T19:30:35
ID CISCO-THREAT-35796
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-09-22T19:30:35

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

35796

First Published:

2014 September 22 19:30 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 (RuleID11648) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Bicini.zip / P40.scr
| 98,816
| 0x14005D5BB007C09D41AAECABE7C3DDA4

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

> Subject: Ciao!

Message Body:

Ciao il mio onorato amico! Come stai? Mi hai scritto il tuo indirizzo e-mail sul sito.
Ho deciso di scrivere una lettera a voi perche volevo continuare con voi conoscente.
Mi piacerebbe saro molto interessati a parlare con voi. Scrivimi la tua lettera.
Sarei interessato a parlare di se stessi mi . Il mio nome completo e Olga.
Non voglio parlare molto di piu su di me e vi annoiero con la mia lettera. Io aspettero la vostra risposta.
Mi auguro che si potrebbe essere e interessato a incontrarmi. Vi mando il la mia foto e ti aspetto come photo.
Se ti piace scrivere indietro. Io vi dico su di me si in piu. Attesa per la tua lettera.
Bye-bye!

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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