Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID19630: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on November 24, 2015

2015-11-24T13:55:46
ID CISCO-THREAT-42254
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-11-24T13:55:46

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

42254

First Published:

2015 November 24 13:55 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 (RuleID19630) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
IMG#1225832137_2015 JPEG.cab / IMG#9010038564_2015 JPEG.exe
| 176,128
| 0x76B0E03CC7EBE7F25F348BBF16D1D234

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

> Subject: Bild

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-24 13:55 GMT
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