Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID12160: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on October 29, 2014

2014-10-29T13:55:20
ID CISCO-THREAT-36221
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-10-29T13:55:20

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

36221

First Published:

2014 October 29 13:55 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 (RuleID12160) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Planilha-de-Orcamentos.pdf.zip / Planilha-de-Orcamentos.pdf.cmd
| 171,520
| 0x011FFFC10EE13696EB3310A53782D28D

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

> Subject: Poderia me enviar ainda essa semana por favor?Grato. às 01:56:09

Message Body:

Prezado ( a ) Sr ( a )
Necessitamos com urgência deste pedido . Você está recebendo em anexo o arquivo Pdf.
referente a um pedido de orçamento relacionado no anexo abaixo.
Caso não visualize segue abaixo o link do mesmo.
Proposta.Pdf hxxp://multinacionalmoreira.com.br/orcamentosgerais
Respostas devem ser enviadas diretamente ao departamento de compras.
Atenciosamente, Alexandra Rezende

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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