Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID17260: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on August 10, 2015

2015-08-10T14:14:58
ID CISCO-THREAT-40383
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-08-10T14:14:58

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

40383

First Published:

2015 August 10 14:14 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 (RuleID17260) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Boleto_Eletronico.zip / Boleto_Eletronico.com
| 197,120
| 0xD3EB2A7A463C7A93B4C6999E9026840E

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

> Subject: Envio de Mercadoria - 4071316

Message Body:

Ola Amigo
Segue em anexo boleto.
Por gentileza, me encaminhe depois do pagamento
para que eu possa realizar o despacho.
A descricao das mercadorias assim com o endereco
de entrega estao Impressas na Fatura.
Em caso de duvidas por gentileza entrar em contato

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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