Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID20055: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on December 11, 2015

2015-12-11T21:38:30
ID CISCO-THREAT-42649
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-12-11T21:38:30

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

42649

First Published:

2015 December 11 21:38 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 (RuleID20055) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Inv_1711_from_Vision_Design.doc
| 212,480
| 0xA0C763F76DB189B966483A969D20F26E

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

> Subject: Inv_1711_from_Vision_Design.doc

Message Body:

Dear Customer: Mike Rich said to bill you please take a look around let us
know if we missed anything or need to fix something.Make a list and lets
make sure the guys leave you the left over paint
Your invoice-1711 for 5,896.00 is attached. Please remit payment at your
earliest convenience.
Thank you for your business - we appreciate it very much.
Sincerely,
Vision Design Painting INC.
7754486162

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-11 21:38 GMT
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