Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID20762: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on January 27, 2016

2016-01-28T14:37:27
ID CISCO-THREAT-43247
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-01-28T14:37:27

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

43247

First Published:

2016 January 28 14:37 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 (RuleID20762) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
New Inquiry.jar | 121,149
| 0x4A2E9D69AA564E8BB1345634DAC38375

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

> Subject: New inquiry

Message Body:

Dear,
How are you? I hope you're fine.
Did you received my previous mail that contain our new order and quotation.
If not,you can view it again on the attachment.
Attached is our inquiry and quotation,Confirm and send us your PI with an exact shipped date please?
Regards

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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