Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID20082: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on December 16, 2015

2015-12-16T20:46:07
ID CISCO-THREAT-42711
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-12-16T20:46:07

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

42711

First Published:

2015 December 16 20:46 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 (RuleID20082) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Enq_For_Denzy Stones Trading Co. Ltd.jar
| 380,569
| 0xAA66BD532B08F61F46939FCAE9C76967

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

> Subject: Message copied from system quarantine

Message Body

The attached message was forwarded from an IronPort system quarantine,
and may contain a virus, spam, or other prohibited content.
Dear Sir,
I am not sure if you received my previous mail to you last week. Attached is our order enquiry.
Please check and give us your best offer. If your offer is reasonable and suitable for us, we will confirm order immediately in you favor.
Also add our 2% commission in your quotation offer
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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