Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID19730: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on November 27, 2015

2015-11-30T14:01:53
ID CISCO-THREAT-42327
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-11-30T14:01:53

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

42327

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 (RuleID19730) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
quotation.ace / quotation.exe | 462,233
| 0x52AC46E827E0681E21DCDF6C4E32CE46

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

> Subject: QUOTATION

Message Body:

Good afternoon!
We checked your company's products list and
selected your products specs that we want to order urgently.
Please find attached our detailed samples, quantities for each,
specifications and order of selected products.
Please send your payment terms, best price, FOB and delivery time.
Best 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

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