Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID17571: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on August 25, 2015

2015-08-25T19:41:35
ID CISCO-THREAT-40663
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-08-25T19:41:35

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

40663

First Published:

2015 August 25 19:41 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 (RuleID17571) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
fakt.cpt.2015.08.611.zip / fakt.cpt.2015.08.089,pdf.exe
| 120,982
| 0xA0CA0D5D7D3E4E99E8268B3E921C808F

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

> Subject: potwierdzenie

Message Body:

Potrzebuje potwierdzenie zaplaty za fakture 420/2015 na kwote 107,19 zl.

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-25 19:41 GMT
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