Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID19682: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on November 27, 2015

2015-11-30T14:01:44
ID CISCO-THREAT-42321
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-11-30T14:01:44

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

42321

First Published:

2015 November 30 14:01 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 (RuleID19682) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
inv_003.zip / inv_003.js | 1,290
| 0xF01CD4905E00FB2D1571FE3C37436E85

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

> Subject: Michael Cox id(1425069916)

Message Body:

Hi
My corporation needs to be partners with your company.
Please find herewith my personal letter.
Waiting for your reply
Yours very sincerely,

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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    1 | Initial Release | | 2015-November-30 14:01 GMT
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