Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID20168: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on December 18, 2015

2015-12-18T16:27:13
ID CISCO-THREAT-42763
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-12-18T16:27:13

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

42763

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 (RuleID20168) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Print_01602.ace
| Not Available
| 0x507A0ED82E6DE8D2860A80E2B1D814F6

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

> Subject: NEW ORDER.....

Message Body:

**Hello,
Please send your Quotation/price as per attachment. Awaiting your reply.
Best Regards,
Export Manager


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
_________**

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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