Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID19608: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on November 24, 2015

2015-11-24T21:32:44
ID CISCO-THREAT-42259
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-11-24T21:32:44

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

42259

First Published:

2015 November 24 21:32 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 (RuleID19608) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
10compressor.zip / 10compressor.scr
| 311,296
| 0x7BB32F42A68CF047D578A043C917FFB9

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

> Subject: Re: compressor3

Message Body:

Dear
We are not happy because most of the compressor switch was removed,please we sent you pictures on your skype and also we have attached more pictures in this email.please for our next order do not allow this same thing to repeat again.
Attached is the pictures and names of all the compressor we need.
With best regards
Najif Abbas Malik
ZARTAAS INDUSTRIES
Commissioner Road Muhammad faruk ahmed
-51310 Saudi Arabia.
Tel: +96-52-4604914 / 4566514
Fax: +96-52-4604915
Email: sales@zdas.com
WEB: www.zdas.com

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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