Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID19387: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on November 13, 2015

2015-11-13T16:44:03
ID CISCO-THREAT-42079
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-11-13T16:44:03

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

42079

First Published:

2015 November 13 16:44 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 (RuleID19387) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
V414980.XLS
| 86,016
| 0x5173AAA2F5AA40DF7FFA772EEAA0D1F7

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

> Subject: Invoice

Message Body:

Thank you for your order. Your Invoice - V414980 - is attached.
As agreed this invoice will NOT be sent via post.
If you have any questions regarding the attached invoice please telephone our office on 01708 688422.
kind 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-13 16:44 GMT
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