Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID16902: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on July 23, 2015

2015-07-23T18:37:27
ID CISCO-THREAT-40117
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-07-24T19:28:08

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

40117

First Published:

2015 July 23 18:37 GMT

Last Updated:

2015 July 24 19:28 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 (RuleID16902 and RuleID16902KV) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Statement #246632.zip / Statement #246632.js
| Not Available
| 0xAFBCBFAB295FF7501A52CA93F464C6E6

Statement #504721.zip / Statement #504721.js | 1,669 | 0x2F4D47AB2C2428608EC2A75119401B
Statement #859838.zip/Statement #859838.js | 1,669 | 0x618F71F38AF0CFAB5230FB196BC25EAA

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

> Subject: Statement #246632

Message Body:

Please find attached Statement #246632
Please note that our payment terms are 30 days.
Sincerely,
Daryl Schultz

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 23, 2015. | | 2015-July-24 19:28 GMT
    1 | Cisco Security has detected significant activity on July 23, 2015. | | 2015-July-23 18:37 GMT
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