Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID18701: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on October 14, 2015

2015-10-14T18:52:54
ID CISCO-THREAT-41521
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-10-14T18:52:54

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

41521

First Published:

2015 October 14 18:52 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 (RuleID18701) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
ca75f49ae75df62f75032b7cec65b962.zip / pdf_informacja_o_dzialki_ca75f49ae75df62f75032b7cec65b962.exe
| 239,330
| 0x5126B3ECE9E84FE65AC8CBD1BDDE6D09

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

> Subject: 524422923 Twoje zamówienie nie zostalo dostarczone

Message Body:

Dzien dobry
Przesylka nie zostala doreczona odbiorcy w dniu 9 pazdziernik 2015, poniewaz nikt nie otworzyl kurierowi. Odbiór przesylki mozliwy w najblizszym biurze po przedstawieniu wydrukowanej informacji.
Informacje dolaczone do listu
Uwaga!
Jezeli paczka nie zostanie odebrana w okresie 30 dniu, zostanie naliczona oplata z tytulu przechowywania. Informacje o przechowywaniu oraz pobieranych oplatach dostepne na naszej stronie internetowej.
Z powazaniem,
Poczta Polska.
Jezeli ta wiadomosc Cie nie dotyczy, kliknij link, by zapobiec wykorzystaniu tego adresu e-mail.

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
Cisco Security
Cisco SenderBase Security Network

Revision History

  • Version | Description | Section | Date
    ---|---|---|---
    1 | Initial Release | | 2015-October-14 18:52 GMT
    Show Less

Legal Disclaimer

  • THIS DOCUMENT IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS AND DOES NOT IMPLY ANY KIND OF GUARANTEE OR WARRANTY, INCLUDING THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR USE. YOUR USE OF THE INFORMATION ON THE DOCUMENT OR MATERIALS LINKED FROM THE DOCUMENT IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. CISCO RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CHANGE OR UPDATE ALERTS AT ANY TIME.

A standalone copy or paraphrase of the text of this document that omits the distribution URL is an uncontrolled copy and may lack important information or contain factual errors. The information in this document is intended for end users of Cisco products