Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID12772: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on December 9, 2014

2014-12-09T15:44:58
ID CISCO-THREAT-36697
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2014-12-09T15:44:58

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

36697

First Published:

2014 December 9 15:44 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 (RuleID12772) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Aaaa_000000.gz / Aaaa#000000.scr
| Not Available
| 0x6B962A3BD4FA320063CF6E1967B8145F

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

> Subject: We have contacted your office twice but no response from you get back with best price

Message Body:

Dear Sir,
We have contacted your office twice but no response from you. Please,
kindly check if you have this product info available for production (see
attachment for our product specification).
Should you have the products, please send us some pictures of design and
your best price and delivery condition for our reference and purchasing
consideration.

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-December-09 15:44 GMT
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