Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID16795: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on July 20, 2015

2015-07-20T20:34:01
ID CISCO-THREAT-40052
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-07-20T20:34:01

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

40052

First Published:

2015 July 20 20:34 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 (RuleID16795) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
dossier_2007.zip / dossier_2007.exe
| 40,448
| 0xBA6AB299D3212830B018F412039FF7C0

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

> 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
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    1 | Initial Release | | 2015-July-20 20:34 GMT
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