Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID11773: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on September 30, 2014

2014-09-30T12:57:58
ID CISCO-THREAT-35877
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-09-30T12:57:58

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

35877

First Published:

2014 September 30 12:57 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 (RuleID11773) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
T T COPY-pdf.7z / DOC00511906735682494090-pdf.exe
| 479,232
| 0x5B1F7309F9DD931B462113B46C6DDC3C

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

> Subject:Re: TT/Wire

Message Body:

Dear Sir,
Kindly check the attached TT deposit copy of your invoice and arrange
to dispatch the materials as soon as possible.
:20A SENDER'S REFERENCE
11044TRF12008119: 23B BANK OPERATION CODE
CRED: 32A CURRENCY/INTERBANK SETTLEMENT
131502US19744,64: 33B CURRENCY/INSTRUCTED AMOUNT
US25700: 50K ORDERING CUSTOMER
/AL36213110440000000000933729
W.T.M
Please check with your bank and confirm asap.
Thanks,
Viabhav Kadam

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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