Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID16433: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on July 6, 2015

2015-07-07T19:20:50
ID CISCO-THREAT-39670
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-07-07T19:20:50

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

39670

First Published:

2015 July 7 19:20 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 (RuleID16433) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
PO54373453735348.zip / PO54373453735348.exe
| 135,168
| 0xE8E20BF9D60BD17BAABF59330F90E9D0

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

> Subject: Purchase Order.

Message Body:

Dear Sir,
We are leading trading company in Dubai with versatile in all products, please provide a good price as we have attach our Quotation list, time of production and delivery.
Await your urgent response.
Best regards,

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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