Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID19131: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on November 4, 2015

2015-11-04T14:36:42
ID CISCO-THREAT-41927
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-11-04T14:36:42

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

41927

First Published:

2015 November 4 14:36 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 (RuleID19131) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
New Quote.z / New Quote.exe
| 479,232
| 0xBC61241FFD8DFC30E555BA76F8C99C35

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

>
Subject: New Quote

Message Body:

Dear sir/madam,
kindly find the attached copy of the quote list for your product , and reply us with
best price and also send to us your Skype ID for better conversation ASAP.
--
Thanks & Best Regards
Swarna Thilakarathne

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-November-04 14:36 GMT
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