Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID12439: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on November 17, 2014

2014-11-17T15:54:49
ID CISCO-THREAT-36433
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-11-17T15:54:49

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

36433

First Published:

2014 November 17 15:54 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 (RuleID12439) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
PO CCL Qatar.zip / PO CCL Qatar.exe
| 384,832
| 0xD739E8745F1DE349626BB99E2A49BD34

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

> Subject: Re: PO CCL Qatar

Message Body:

Dear Sir
Here is our Purchase Order.
Kindly send the Performa invoice , we need it on urgent basis.
Billing To:
Fashion Club Global
Address – wll Al Muthaf Street
Alaqaria Tower, Floor #10,
Doha, Qatar
TIN NO . – 07690177942
Thank you,
Alberto Issa
Technical Manager
T: +974 4 458 3998 F: +974 4 469 7451 M: W: hxxp://www.cclint.com
CCL Qatar wll Al Muthaf Street, Alaqaria Tower, Floor #10, Doha, Qatar

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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