Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID16125: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 23, 2015

2015-06-23T17:54:52
ID CISCO-THREAT-39490
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-06-23T17:54:52

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

39490

First Published:

2015 June 23 17:54 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 (RuleID16125) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
check_No_0826-081.zip / info_bank_pdf.exe
| 112,128
| 0x52417BB91924E4B119E80C4BE7082B56

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

> Subject: Hope this e-mail finds You well.

Message Body:

Good day!
Hope this e-mail finds You well.
Please be informed that we received the documents regarding the agreement No. 0826-081 dated from 3rd day of June.
However there are some forms missing.
We made the list of missing documents for Your ease (the list is attached below).
Please kindly check whether these forms are kept in your records.
In case you have any questions here are our contact details: 920-44-30. Feel free to give a call at any time.
Stacey Grimly,
Project Manager

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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