Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID15479: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on May 26, 2015

2015-05-26T12:59:52
ID CISCO-THREAT-38995
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-05-26T12:59:52

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

38995

First Published:

2015 May 26 12:59 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 (RuleID15479) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
PAYMENT INFORMATION, AND EXPORT LICSENE.rar / PAYMENT INFORMATION, AND EXPORT LICSENE.exe
| 528,384
| 0xE88BE57D3CAB5BF9CEC3BD101187E13F

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

> Subject: DETAILS OF T/T

Message Body:

Good morning
Sorry for late response, Balance of payment has been made to you.
please check attached file and get back to us with details of shipment.
thanks
Ms Cordelia
Skype: cordeliashores

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

  • Version | Description | Section | Date
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    1 | Initial Release | | 2015-May-26 12:59 GMT
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