Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID11735: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on September 28, 2014

2014-09-29T16:17:48
ID CISCO-THREAT-35858
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-09-29T16:17:48

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

35858

First Published:

2014 September 29 16:17 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 (RuleID11735) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Purcharse Order List.jar
| Not Available
| 0x07F4C9C689524EB27E2BC786CF6B2D3C

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

> Subject: Order Enquiry‏

Message Body:

Good Day,
We are interested in your products and are willing to import from your company. The product model we are asking you to make for us , we have previously been supplied by a company in Guandong. However, due to excessive demand, this supplier has been unable to meet up with the delivery schedules and the shortfall is beginning to bring a deficit on our part. Please note that Quality is very important to us.
Attached is the detailed description of your product needed by our company, Please kindly check and return your best quotation accordingly.
We expect to hear from you shortly to enable us offset with the purchase arrangement/agreement once the price is competitive and we get your assurance on the quality of the products..
Kindly acknowledge after sing on the YELLOW PART . Urgently advice

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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