Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID16592: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on July 10, 2015

2015-07-10T18:59:07
ID CISCO-THREAT-39860
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-07-10T18:59:07

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

39860

First Published:

2015 July 10 18:59 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 (RuleID16592) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
file5050443..PO.gz / file5050443..PO.scr
| 374,784
| 0xD9520E9FD033372392180265CA4B4E87

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

> Subject: Re: Order completion

Message Body:

Dear Sir,
Please kindly find attached Purchase Order Copy and Dispatch Order at earliest, Advance Payment will be made
against Invoice, Also mention our PO No, in your invoice. Hope to read from you soon.
Best Regards
Jigui Zhang
Purchasing Manager
HONGLIAMAX INC
Postfach 10 01 56
Tel. +852 201 649493

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-July-10 18:59 GMT
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