Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID15970: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 15, 2015

2015-06-15T14:02:12
ID CISCO-THREAT-39358
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-06-15T14:02:12

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

39358

First Published:

2015 June 15 14:02 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 (RuleID15970 and RuleID15970KVR) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
28112757_15.06.15.doc
| 51,200
| 0xFF0F01D7DA2AB9A6CF5DF80DB7CC508A

101153.doc
| 51,200
| 0xB001178396B59323F721300420E1AB8B

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

> Subject: Payment Confirmation 28112757

Message Body:

reed.co.uk Faster. Easier to use. More effective.
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blue pixel Products | Our Audience | Why reed.co.uk | Diversity
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Dear Sirs,
Many thanks for your card payment. Please find payment confirmation attached below.
Should you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact Credit Control Team on 0845 241 9293.
Kind Regards
Credit Control Team
T: 020 7067 4584
F: 020 7067 4628
Email: creditcontrol.rol@reed.co.uk

Or

> Subject: [Nyfast] Payment accepted

Message Body:

Nyfast
Hi ,
Thank you for shopping with Nyfast!
Order ZUJIEQGQV - Payment processed
Your payment for order with the reference ZUJIEQGQV was successfully processed.
You can review your order and download your invoice from the "Order history" section of your customer account by clicking "My account" on our shop.
If you have a guest account, you can follow your order via the "Guest Tracking" section on our shop.
Nyfast powered by PrestaShop™

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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