Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID17853: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on September 9, 2015

2015-09-09T12:13:53
ID CISCO-THREAT-40903
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-09-09T12:13:53

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

40903

First Published:

2015 September 9 12:13 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 (RuleID17853) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
P_Invoice_0943-PDF.ace
| 382,054
| 0x4E487489B4FF1081014B506D03880610

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

>
Subject: Re: Revised invoice

Message Body:

Good Day,
Sorry for the wrong payment order copy sent previously, here is the correct payment order copy.
As per our last conversation
Could you please look into attached revised invoice and check the amendment.
check if your Bank details is writing correctly to enable us effect your payment.
your soonest reply will be appreciated
Thanks Regards,
Senior Sales & Purchase Excutive
ROBERTO QUILLAY

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Revision History

  • Version | Description | Section | Date
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    1 | Initial Release | | 2015-September-09 12:13 GMT
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