Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID18021: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on September 16, 2015

2015-09-16T13:47:20
ID CISCO-THREAT-41035
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-09-17T12:36:01

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

41035

First Published:

2015 September 16 13:47 GMT

Last Updated:

2015 September 17 12:36 GMT

Version:

2

Summary

  • Cisco Security has detected significant activity related to spam email messages distributing malicious software.

Email messages that are related to this threat (RuleID18021 and RuleID18021KVR) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Deleniti occaecati nesciunt illum aut quo id animi..zip / Et tempora quas corporis voluptatem aliquam praesentium labore ut..exe | 34,304
| 0x3D08CFF76B541F24D030F2BFDA630474

Velit alias nihil voluptate aliquid distinctio..zip / Corporis impedit voluptatibus possimus vitae..exe | 34,304
| 0x4E51730D013E759F3E9E1B664F2C22DF

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

> Subject: Outstanding invoice final reminder

Message Body:

Hello dear customer,
I urgently ask you to settle an invoice from Tue, 15 Sep 2015 11:52:29 +0100

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.

Related Links
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Revision History

  • Version | Description | Section | Date
    ---|---|---|---
    2 | Cisco Security has detected significant activity on September 16, 2015. | | 2015-September-17 12:36 GMT
    1 | Cisco Security has detected significant activity on September 16, 2015. | | 2015-September-16 13:47 GMT
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