Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID16966: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on July 27, 2015

2015-07-27T21:06:26
ID CISCO-THREAT-40161
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-07-27T21:06:26

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

40161

First Published:

2015 July 27 21:06 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 (RuleID16966) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
naprawa_formularz.zip / formularz_zapytanie_techniczne.pdf1.exe
| Not Available
| 0x8AF1AC4476BD48388FD690C6BDF82EB8

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

> Subject: RE: naprawa****

Message Body:

Mamy nadzieje, ze nasze warunki zostaly przez Panstwa przyjete ze zrozumieniem, ze zostala sprawdzona. Dodatkowo prosimy upewnic sie, ze formularz wypelniony jest w calosci oraz zalaczone sa protokoly diagnostyczne i inne materialy niezbedne


do prawidlowego ukierunkowania przedmiotowej naprawy. Niezastosowanie sie do powyzszej informacji moze spowodowac opóznienie lub nie uzyskanie pomocy

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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