Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID14449: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on April 2, 2015

2015-04-02T13:56:23
ID CISCO-THREAT-38189
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-04-02T13:56:23

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

38189

First Published:

2015 April 2 13:56 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 (RuleID14449) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
PO-Order.007.zip / PO-Order.007.exe
| 454,137
| 0xC80F0317D164E6E74379A583C0D67C19

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

> Subject: Invoice order

Message Body:

--
Dear Partner,
See a list of NEW ORDER which we want to buy from you, check and send
Proforma Invoice immediately for payment.
I will be waiting for your urgent reply.
Thanks with regards
Les Bruce
Managing Director
(For security purposes we have disabled macro on the attached
document, enable marco to view ales contract).
ABN INTERNATIONAL FZCO |
P.O.Box 17927 | Jebel Ali Free Zone | Dubai, UAE
Mob: 00971-55-454 1948 | Tel: 00971-4-88 63 800 | Fax: 00971-4-88 63 880
Email: bn_intl@emirates.net.ae
| Website: www.abn-intl.com

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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