Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID19003: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on October 27, 2015

2015-10-28T13:09:29
ID CISCO-THREAT-41761
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-10-28T13:09:29

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

41761

First Published:

2015 October 28 13:09 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 (RuleID19003) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
ur.....exe
| 843,776
| 0xB60D2DD6EE1AEAC5451B5D642C1B6CEA

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

>
Subject: COMPANY PROFILE/PRODUCTS SPECIFICATION DETAILS

Message Body:

Dear Sir,
Many thanks for your email and information.
Kindly go through our attached company profile and products specification
details and get back to us with your best price offer for our study/order placement.
Best regard
Mr. Jones

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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