Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID14137: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on March 20, 2015

2015-03-20T19:20:30
ID CISCO-THREAT-37975
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-03-20T19:20:30

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

37975

First Published:

2015 March 20 19:20 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 (RuleID14137) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Resume Barton Norman.zip / Resume Barton Norman.js
| Not Applicable
| 0x55467002fb3817d4b3088b01108e8083

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

> Subject: Resume Barton Norman

Message Body:

My name is Barton Norman, attached is my resume.
I look forward to hearing back from you.
Sincerely,
Barton

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-20 19:20 GMT
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