Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID14783: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on April 20, 2015

2015-04-20T18:35:24
ID CISCO-THREAT-38457
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-04-20T18:35:24

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

38457

First Published:

2015 April 20 18:35 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 (RuleID14783) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
New P.O.zip / Swift Copy1.exe
| 584,768
| 0x09DEB8C90A25815A2E48814452582B8F

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

> Subject: Re: New P.O.

Message Body:

Dear Sir,
Please Find attached Purchase Order.( PC/1214/01/S)Confirm and send us P.I urgently for Payment
Regards,
PRECISE CONTROLS GROUPS EXPORT LLC.
W30, OLD M.I.D.C.
SATARA- 415 004. PH-02162 244520,2445498
Otic Hearing Centre Ltd.
Jordan Centre
Rm. 1203-04, The Sino Cheer Plaza
23-29 Jordan Road
Kowloon
Tel.: (852) 3188 926909
Fax: (852) 3188 925978

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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