Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID16759KVR: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on July 20, 2015

2015-07-17T20:24:06
ID CISCO-THREAT-40032
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-07-21T12:32:41

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

40032

First Published:

2015 July 17 20:24 GMT

Last Updated:

2015 July 21 12:32 GMT

Version:

2

Summary

  • Cisco Security has detected significant activity related to spam email messages distributing malicious software.

Email messages that are related to this threat (RuleID16759KVR) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
creditunion.zip / depositinfo.scr
| 78,848
| 0x2DD1E442A1991ECBBD6761BD051F0E01

dossier_2007.zip / dossier_2007.exe | 40,960 | 0x0AAC8A7D54A2AADAE18CAADFF9C7B5D9

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

> Subject: Gainful and reliable

Message Body:

We're functioning to assist you to what you need most , no mater who you are - businessman workman executive clerk or someone else.
More than 2 millions inhabitant appreciate our trustworthy preservation and gainful tariffs. Perspicuity that we bring to anyone comes from saving your money and bringing high profit.
See the applied to know more about our financial union. This tract will report you accessibly about our warrantees , opportunities deposit refunds and service fuctions.

Or

> Subject: Votre demande - 20.07

Message Body:

Monsieur / Madame,
Nous avons bien recu votre mail nous demandant de ne pas donner suite a votre demande
d'assurance du 20/07/2015 referencee en marge.
De ce fait, nous procedons a l'annulation de cette derniere a sa date d'effet et vous
precisons que vous ne pourriez vous prevaloir d'aucune garantie.
Pour plus de details s'il vous plait verifier fichier joint (dossier_20.07)
Nous vous remercions de bien vouloir en prendre note.
Vous pouvez telecharger gratuitement la derniere version du logiciel Acrobat Reader a partir du site d'Adobe a l'adresse suivante : hxxp://www.adobe.fr/products/acrobat/readstep2.html

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
    ---|---|---|---
    2 | Cisco Security has detected significant activity on July 20, 2015. | | 2015-July-21 12:32 GMT
    1 | Cisco Security has detected significant activity on July 17, 2015. | | 2015-July-17 20:24 GMT
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