Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID18341: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on September 29, 2015

2015-09-29T20:07:53
ID CISCO-THREAT-41265
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-09-29T20:07:53

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

41265

First Published:

2015 September 29 20:07 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 (RuleID18341) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
RFQ__DGS_1543-002_REV_1 ESD AND ON-OFF VALVES (5).zip / RFQ__DGS_1543-002_REV_1 ESD AND ON-OFF VALVES (5).exe
| 388,608
| 0xE2936BEDB7F1899909C0893453105EB9

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

> Subject: URGENT REQUEST FOR BEST PRICE QUOTATION

Message Body:

Good day sir,
Can you please quote best possible price and delivery for items attached highlighting any deviations.
A quick response is appreciated.
Punnoose Joseph
Project Sales Engineer
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P.O.Box: 136, Dubai, U.A.E
Mob: +971 55 8703125
Tel: +971 4 3472011
Fax: +9714 3472957
Web: www.consent.ae
Description: Description: Copy of think-green-2006Please consider the environment before printing this email.

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

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