Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID16695: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on July 15, 2015

2015-07-16T13:36:56
ID CISCO-THREAT-39959
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-07-16T13:36:56

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

39959

First Published:

2015 July 16 13:36 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 (RuleID16695) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
agreement071415.zip / patnershipcontract071415.scr
| 75,264
| 0xDDE2D95F58869E071403997084E0F8E4

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

> Subject: We wait for your affirmation

Message Body:

Thank you for your business with our team. We valued your ideas in interaction and advancement with lucrative positions to both of us.
There are several sections of the accommodation we spoke today in the enclosed documentation. Please see it.
After your acknowledgment we will talk about another parts.
We're awaiting your answer.
OTF team

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

  • Version | Description | Section | Date
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    1 | Initial Release | | 2015-July-16 13:36 GMT
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