Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID18215: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on September 25, 2015

2015-09-25T17:26:55
ID CISCO-THREAT-41224
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-09-25T17:26:55

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

41224

First Published:

2015 September 25 17:26 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 (RuleID18215) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Pedido_Cotacao.zip / Pedido_Cotacao.vbe
| Not Available
| 0x57B98910BF88AB949D3B14D1E187C7A4

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

> Subject: Cotação

Message Body:

Olá,
O novo pedido de compra está em anexo.
Favor confirmar o recebimento.

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-September-25 17:26 GMT
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