Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID11667: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on September 23, 2014

2014-09-23T15:22:15
ID CISCO-THREAT-35807
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-09-23T15:22:15

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

35807

First Published:

2014 September 23 15:22 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 (RuleID11667) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
RE ORDER SHIPMENT TT TRANSFER COPY.zip / fudluc(1).scr
| 249,856
| 0xFB97A453D4E18A5B112A2009D9110F36

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

> Message Body:

Sir,
Payment of last order have been confirmed by our sister company.
Hope we can move forward with new shipment? Please update me of this current order.
View our best prices quotation and T/T payment Copy attachment.
Sales Manager
UKAT ULUSLARARASI KARAYOLU ILE YÜK TASIMACILARI VE ACENTE SAHIPLERI DERNEGI
ASSOCIATION INTERNATIONALE DES TRANSPORTS ROUTIER ET ASSIMILIES (TRANSITAIRES)
KAPIKULE TEMSILCILIGI

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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