Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID13600: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on February 17, 2015

2015-02-17T20:26:21
ID CISCO-THREAT-37498
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-02-17T20:26:21

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

37498

First Published:

2015 February 17 20:26 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 (RuleID13600) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
ProChem_design.zip / ProChem_design_PO.exe
| 352,256
| 0xA61CCB10A9D73B2EEADCC8314698B231

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

> Subject: Re: designs for quote

Message Body:

Good morning,
Please check attached file with 19 designs for quotation, for each designs you must quote twice in two different qualities as requested.
You have photos references.
Pls kindly reply and quote asap.
Many thanks
Best Regards,
Erica Zimolzak
ProChem Inc.
826 Roosevelt Road
Rockford IL 61109
815-398-1788
Fax: 815-398-1810

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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