Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID18825: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on October 20, 2015

2015-10-20T19:27:44
ID CISCO-THREAT-41611
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-10-20T19:27:44

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

41611

First Published:

2015 October 20 19:27 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 (RuleID18825) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
ORDER2.jar
| 91,584
| 0xFE94DB7C7E6C3929F76969316424C06A

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

> Subject: Inquiry/Quote?

Message Body:

Good Day,
We got your recommendation from a customer and we will like to place some orders
which is needed urgently by the end user. Please find attached our requirements for
supply.
please Quote
Your FOB Prices and FOB Port of loading.
Your estimated delivery time.
Your Mode of Payment. ( If by L/C , CAD or T/T

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-October-20 19:27 GMT
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