Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID20001: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on December 9, 2015

2015-12-09T20:39:43
ID CISCO-THREAT-42600
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-12-09T20:39:43

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

42600

First Published:

2015 December 9 20:39 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 (RuleID20001) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
IMG_HM- J14 High grade.ace
| 135,394
| 0xD7AC524AB4890EA03B03F0F80C46F31C

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

> Subject: Re: Fwd: ORDER - IMG_HMJ 01, IMG_HMJ14 High Grade

Message Body:

Dear FRIEND
This is fine and it is the last order as well please send me the Performa Invoice for the below quantiy please send me the performa Invoice with picture so that I can assure the items
Thanks

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-December-09 20:39 GMT
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