Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID12577: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on November 25, 2014

2014-11-25T13:30:46
ID CISCO-THREAT-36529
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-11-25T13:30:46

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

36529

First Published:

2014 November 25 13:30 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 (RuleID12577) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Payment 52600USD.zip / 52600USD.htm
| 717,527
| 0xA116EA3DFB7D53D0653A2A9AA7935FE6

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

>
Subject: Your payment is attached

Message Body:

Dear Sir/ Madam
Please find attached payment slip as instructed by your customer to send to your company account.
Please check and confirm back Your payment is attached in a zipped secure PDF format.
Agus

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

  • Version | Description | Section | Date
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    1 | Initial Release | | 2014-November-25 13:30 GMT
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