Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID13308: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on January 28, 2015

2015-01-28T19:13:05
ID CISCO-THREAT-37207
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-01-28T19:13:05

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

37207

First Published:

2015 January 28 19:13 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 (RuleID13308) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Trasferimento slittamento.rar / Trasferimento slittamento.exe
| 239,032
| 0xA2B0986C9AAAD0B87FE3E4FE45652321

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

> Subject: Re: Re: Remittance

Message Body:

**Dear Asim Anis,
Nice day!
Attached is the Swift copy of remittance. Thank you!
My colleague Mrs. CiCi is waiting for the shipment documents.
If you have any question, please do not hesitate to contact me.
Best regards!
Mr.Leo Xu/ Sales Manager(Dept. 9)


Tel: 0086 (25) 84563290/84563291/84563292/84563293 Ext.: 8021
Fax: 0086 (25) 84270111
Mobile: 0086-13815408895
E-mail: sales@iffect.com
Website: www.iffect.com


From: Star Laboratories \(Pvt\) Limited
Date: 2015-01-26 13:42
To: sales9
Subject: Re: Stibogluconate
Dear Leo,
Hope you have recieved payment, so please send us shipping documents asap.
Best regards,
Asim Anis**

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

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