Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID20603: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on January 21, 2016

2016-01-21T15:17:39
ID CISCO-THREAT-43133
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-01-21T15:17:39

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

43133

First Published:

2016 January 21 15:17 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 (RuleID20603) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
RECHN.15jan201615280970.doc
| 23,483
| 0xCDB069CE74F36D37C30476EE7DE7F0D1

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

> Subject: Rechnung Nr. 32767108 vom 15.01.2016

Message Body:

Sehr geehrte Damen und Herren,
in der Anlage erhalten Sie unsere Rechnung 32767108 vom 15.01.2016 im MS-Office Word Format. Diese Reifen sind per DPD an Sie unterwegs.
Bitte drucken Sie diesen Beleg für Ihre weitere Verwendung und für Ihre Unterlagen aus.
Bitte beachten ! Dieser Beleg ist das Orginalexemplar !
Mit freundlichen Grüßen
Ambros Koch

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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