Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID20169: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on December 18, 2015

2015-12-18T16:27:12
ID CISCO-THREAT-42762
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-12-18T16:27:12

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

42762

First Published:

2015 December 18 16:27 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 (RuleID20169) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Order #388292.rar / Order #388292.exe
| 1,749,504
| 0x4A65BE4DF95F4D6B7976B49972BD20C5

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

> Subject: Order #388292

Message Body:

**Hello,
We sent you an order inquiry last week Thursday, but we did not receive any response from your regarding our order.
ATTACHED is a copy of New order. Please let me know the availability and your best prices.
Looking forward to receive your quotation with best price.
We hope to do business with you soon
Regards.
Helina Toy Choy
Donag Trading Group Ltd
No.10 Tuas Lane.
Singapore
Tel.: +65 6861 9720/65 6861 9721
Fax: +65 6861 9729


SMA Solar Technology AG
Aufsichtsrat: Dr. Erik Ehrentraut (Vorsitzender)
Vorstand: Roland Grebe, Martin Kinne, Dr.-Ing. Juergen Reinert, Pierre-Pascal Urbon
Handelsregister: Amtsgericht Kassel HRB 3972
Sitz der Gesellschaft: 34266 Niestetal
USt-ID-Nr. DE 113 08 59 54
WEEE-Reg.-Nr. DE 95881150
_________**

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Revision History

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