Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID14325: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on March 29, 2015

2015-03-30T13:32:18
ID CISCO-THREAT-38096
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-03-30T13:32:18

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

38096

First Published:

2015 March 30 13:32 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 (RuleID14325) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
PO552-2015.rar / PO552-2015.exe
| 762,368
| 0x06E67AA5024AF84912E884844A044F4D

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

> Subject: AW: KIND REMINDER

Message Body:

KIND REMINDER!
I am re-sending our order specifications again, not sure you received
our first inquiry email requesting you to send your best competitive
prices.
Please find below attach PO & do let us have your quotations.
Best Regards

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-30 13:32 GMT
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