Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID17095: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on July 30, 2015

2015-07-30T20:15:32
ID CISCO-THREAT-40229
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-07-30T20:15:32

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

40229

First Published:

2015 July 30 20:15 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 (RuleID17095) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
SOA AS OF JUly.jar
| 110,630
| 0x9D0A2A943AF15D84DD8068888D000DB9

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

> Subject: Fwd: Outstanding Invoices

Message Body:

Our sister company advise we send you attached overdue invoices.
Kindly confirm safe receipt of funds.
Kind Regards,
Rita Chen
Post Fixture Dept.
Sumec Textile And Light Industry Co., Ltd
Phone: +86211 5007100
Fax: +86 210 9648805
Mob: +86 695 1653833
email: sales.qnijewels@gmail.com

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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    1 | Initial Release | | 2015-July-30 20:15 GMT
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