Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID17224: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on August 10, 2015

2015-08-10T14:24:37
ID CISCO-THREAT-40355
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-08-10T14:24:37

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

40355

First Published:

2015 August 10 14:24 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 (RuleID17224) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
P.O_18003.jar
| 110,672
| 0xBE3E67412E8A0A36D8EB25CF5FBEED64

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

> Subject: Re: P.0 18003

Message Body:

We are a new company and will be needing to make purchase enquiry from you for our needed products, please view attached P.O and quote your best price for CIF Abu Dabi.
Will be looking forward to read from you.
Lynnea Gwen
Lynnea Trade Co,. LTD
Email: salesxpert@mail.com
Mob.: 86-1810507359
Fax.: 86-595-8678979

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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