Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID19516: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on November 20, 2015

2015-11-20T15:33:33
ID CISCO-THREAT-42195
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-11-20T15:33:33

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

42195

First Published:

2015 November 20 15:33 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 (RuleID19516) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
6780-pdf.7z / 6780-pdf.exe
| 1,581,056
| 0xEFFA2DA3ED09479B48B148D0B3244249

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

> Subject: Repaymeent discrepancy

Message Body:

Hello Dear,
Did you authorize any wire transfer to our account?
We received an amount of USD37,948 from your account and we do not know what this fund is.
We have gone through our records and we do not have any transaction with your company So why making payment to us.
Please see the attached remittance documents and double-check with your bank.
We wait for your comment.
Manager: Hana Azzam
Email: zenouzi_mr@yahoo.com
Skype name : Seyedmr (m.riazi)
Viber No : +98 911 3732 0570
Tel: +98 17 33233 6571
Fax: +98 21 897228 3253
Mobil: +98 930 372 0570

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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