Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID19307: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on November 10, 2015

2015-11-10T23:37:46
ID CISCO-THREAT-42032
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-11-10T23:37:46

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

42032

First Published:

2015 November 10 23:37 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 (RuleID19307) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
C012345DE.rar / C012345DE.exe
| 1,164,288
| 0xEA53033A472B07A53ACB8C234E9A5CFC

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

> Subject: Re: Re: Re: TOP URGENT QUOTATION

Message Body:

Dear Supplier
Good Day
After due consideration on the product as seen on your site,
we have decided to give it a trial as we are trying to buy from your country.
Attached is the Purchase Order of our company as submitted for the month November.
Pay proper attention on the items MARKED WITH GREEN.
Regards

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-10 23:37 GMT
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