Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID19343: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on November 12, 2015

2015-11-12T19:31:18
ID CISCO-THREAT-42052
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-11-12T19:31:18

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

42052

First Published:

2015 November 12 19:31 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 (RuleID19343) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
recalculation.zip / recalculation.lnk
| 2,269
| 0xD07EA7628457F4CBFD5896CBC18926ED

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

> Subject: recalculation of payments

Message Body:

Hello
This recalculation of payments for the last month.
I remind you of your debt 83,87 AUD.
Please pay as soon as possible.

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-12 19:31 GMT
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