Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID15648: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 1, 2015

2015-06-02T14:09:11
ID CISCO-THREAT-39154
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-06-02T14:09:11

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

39154

First Published:

2015 June 2 14:09 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 (RuleID15648) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
slide1.doc
| Not Available
| 0xD668A9E9065C3D9A636EE8A460B77D45

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

> Subject: FW: From: Simon Harrington

Message body:

Sent: 01 June 2015 14:19
To: Wendy Falconer; 33 -0300

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-June-02 14:09 GMT
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