Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID13467: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on February 9, 2015

2015-02-09T14:22:27
ID CISCO-THREAT-37390
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-02-09T14:22:27

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

37390

First Published:

2015 February 9 14:22 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 (RuleID13467) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
DOC_REF_098383_732.jar.rar
| 55,705
| 0x1AB667DEC40B79A420A7BA10E2D25BBA

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

> Subject: Fwd: Remittance Error 2089/234- Reported lost of data (Complete and email back)

Message Body:

kindly find attached our bank online java documents for your reference,correct details on the marked boxes and email back to me.
do not hesitate to contact me if need be.
regards
Mary Alidu
Swift Admin,
Kurdsitan Int'l Bank For Inv And Dev
KIB.
P.O Box 11129-00400 Nairobi, Kenya
www.dubai-bank.co.ke
email: mary.alidu@dbcbank.com
remittance@dbcbank.com
Tel: (+254) 020 31109
+254-66-2112006
IMPORTANT: This e-mail (including all attachments) is intended solely for
the use of individual or entity to whom it is addressed and may contain
confidential and privileged information. If you have received it in error,
please contact us immediately by return e-mail and delete it from your
system. Please note that the sender shall not be liable for the improper
or incomplete transmission of the information contained in this
communication , nor for any delay in its receipt or damage to your system.

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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