Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID14367: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on March 31, 2015

2015-03-31T14:33:50
ID CISCO-THREAT-38125
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-03-31T14:33:50

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

38125

First Published:

2015 March 31 14:33 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 (RuleID14367) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Addul5746460bank.zip / 854balans.scr
| 63,724
| 0x0A7EF3464935B1D9D6DBE8B370432034

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

> Subject: Re: Declarations Page for BENJAMIN MINER

Message Body:

Thanks for your quick answer!
Our company sent an urgent letter to you a approval of your weekly overpayment.
You can get any info that you need attached document.

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-31 14:33 GMT
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