2014 December 16 12:23 GMT
Email messages that are related to this threat (RuleID12859) may contain the following files:
Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
vessel particulars.zip / vessel particulars.exe
The following text is a sample of the email message that is associated with this threat outbreak:
We are Seaboard Marine Florida USA, We are owners and managers of MV AFRICAN DAHLIA.
We would like to nominate you as our agent for MV AFRICAN DAHLIA.
ATTACHED IS THE SI/ITENERARY AND VESSELS PARTICULARS.
The vessel will call at your Port on the 19th of December 2014.
PLS ADVISE US OF THE FOLLOWING ITEMS ON URGENT BASIS.
1) ADVISE US OF FLWG ITEMS-
1. ESTIMATED VESSEL'S SCHEDULE
2. ESTIMATED PORT EXPENSES
3. OTHER INFORMATION IF ANY
Please Treat as a matter of urgency
We would be grateful for your kind support and cooperation.
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.
A standalone copy or paraphrase of the text of this document that omits the distribution URL is an uncontrolled copy and may lack important information or contain factual errors. The information in this document is intended for end users of Cisco products