Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID13949: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on March 11, 2015

2015-03-11T13:20:32
ID CISCO-THREAT-37830
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-03-11T13:20:32

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

37830

First Published:

2015 March 11 13:20 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 (RuleID13949) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
vuan.zip / vuan.pif
| 796,989
| 0x44013C02F38DD578F334D29787657407

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

> Subject: Enquiry

Message Body:

**Dear Sir/Madam,
Your company has been highly recommended to us.
We are interested in your services, if your terms of business areas is competitive as we have heard.
We would like you to supply us the products listed on the attached documents.
kindly send me quotation including FOB, MOQ.
Confirm to us if you can supply the quantity monthly.
Sincerely

**

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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    1 | Initial Release | | 2015-March-11 13:20 GMT
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