Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID18349: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on September 29, 2015

2015-09-29T19:13:09
ID CISCO-THREAT-41274
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-09-29T19:13:09

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

41274

First Published:

2015 September 29 19:13 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 (RuleID18349) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
1508008 purchase order, ETD.ace
| 507,135
| 0x8F5DBA72B81889370B9FC5C4868CF79F

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

> Subject: 1508008 new purchase order, ETD

Message Body:

Dear sir
Find attached the enlisted new purchase order needed by my
company and revert with proforma invoice immediately on or before 30th of Setp.
If
you have any question do feel free to contact me.
Regards,
omanrajid
Purchase officer.
Global Process Systems L.L.C
Levels 36 & 37, Media One Tower, Media City
PO Box: 30593, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Ext 164 | Fax: +971 4 4315278
The information contained in this email message may be privileged,
confidential, and protected from disclosure. Any unauthorized use,
printing, copying,disclosure, dissemination of or reliance upon
this communication by persons other than the intended recipient
may be subject to legal restriction or sanction. If you think that
you have received this E-mail message in error, please reply to
the sender and delete this email promptly.

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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