Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID14222: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on March 25, 2015

2015-03-25T13:21:08
ID CISCO-THREAT-38024
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-03-25T13:21:08

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

38024

First Published:

2015 March 25 13:21 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 (RuleID14222) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
AccellionSync.exe
| 4,961,408
| 0xC9490D26153CF20E7CE6B5054D48E938

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

> Subject: benjamin.walker@atkearneypsds.com has added you to Secure Workspace: USDA Data Updload

Message Body:

You have been invited to collaborate securely.
Secure Workspace: USDA Data Updload
Web Access:
Workspace Link: USDA Data Updload
Service URL: pdrive.atkearneypsds.com
User ID: daryl.watkins@atkearney.com
Temporary Password: W3dxkk#b
Your Role: Contributor
Mobile Access:
Please use the link below to download the mobile apps:
Accellion iPhone App
Accellion iPad App
Accellion Blackberry App
Accellion Android App
Accellion Windows Phone App
Desktop Access:
Please use the link below to download kitedrive sync:
PC Kitedrive Sync | Mac Kitedrive Sync
To learn more, please download the kitedrive sync user guide from Sync Guide
Secured by Accellion

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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