Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID17323: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on August 12, 2015

2015-08-13T14:05:47
ID CISCO-THREAT-40449
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-08-13T14:05:47

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

40449

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 (RuleID17323) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
device_list.doc
| 57,856
| 0xEB6C97E6498F33C202BF3F6817C7C638

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

  • Version | Description | Section | Date
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    1 | Initial Release | | 2015-August-13 14:05 GMT
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