Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID16248: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 28, 2015

2015-06-29T12:38:45
ID CISCO-THREAT-39544
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-06-29T12:38:45

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

39544

First Published:

2015 June 29 12:38 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 (RuleID16248) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
ORDER NO. 30040515.zip / ORDER NO. 30040515.exe
| 529,920
| 0xBBFEB6C8331AF889272416E3B33CE1F3

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

>
Subject: ##ORDER NO. 30040515

Message Body:

Dear Sir/Madam
You were referred to us by a partner at Exhibition.
Our customer is interested in importing a range of designs as I attach
for you.
Please confirm availability for me and delivery date. We decide to
proceed with order immediately
I look forward to hearing from you send me also your current catalog.
Best Regards
Wayne Fender
PROJECT MANAGEMENT CERT.

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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