Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID17320: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on August 12, 2015

2015-08-13T14:05:45
ID CISCO-THREAT-40448
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-08-13T14:05:45

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

40448

First Published:

2015 August 13 14:05 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 (RuleID17320) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
delectus.zip / pariatur.exe
| 45,056
| 0x2FAE4442F1EBFD9EBA69ED1313C5804D
culpa.zip / eos.exe | 45,056 | 0x2515E6A87EC5A2A7F69912F6489BBE97
sed.zip / totam.exe | 45,056 | 0x9820FDA9349176360EDA22DA8D411931

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

>
Subject: All of the account updates have been already completed

Message Body:

Good day!
I send you a confirmation of the transfer.
Number transfer: 306143460
Trisha West
Customer Applications Liason

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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