Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID13634: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on February 19, 2015

2015-02-20T14:43:36
ID CISCO-THREAT-37524
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-02-20T14:43:36

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

37524

First Published:

2015 February 20 14:43 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 (RuleID13634) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Statement 18 FEB 2015.xls
| Not applicable
| 0x28FD25C46636BE92FF095FEC6694CB41

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

> Subject: Statement

Message Body:

Please see attached up to date statement.
I would be grateful if you could confirm all due invoices have been processed for payment.
Many thanks
Maria
Maria Wilson | Credit Controller
T: 0141 285 3838
www.securigroup.co.uk
Think Sustainability - Do not print this email unless essential
This email and any attachments are confidential and intended for the addressee only.
If you are not the named recipient, you must not use, disclose, reproduce, copy or distribute the contents of this communication.
If you have received this in error, please contact the sender and then delete this email from 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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