Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID13559: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on February 13, 2015

2015-02-14T19:49:21
ID CISCO-THREAT-37467
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-02-14T19:49:21

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

37467

First Published:

2015 February 14 19:49 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 (RuleID13559) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Scan-remittance Copy #223.7z / Scan-remittance Copy #223.jpg.scr
| 765,287
| 0x00EDA04E94D4813F1B062F8C9EA28BB6

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

> Subject: Pls Urgent Invoice #223

Message Body:

Good Afternoon,
Sorry For Late Pls See the Invoice,
Kind regards,
Ilyenkov Maxim
SAMOSKLAD

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 | | 2015-February-14 19:49 GMT
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