Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID20782: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on January 29, 2016

2016-01-28T15:25:08
ID CISCO-THREAT-43302
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-02-01T15:33:22

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

43302

First Published:

2016 January 28 15:25 GMT

Last Updated:

2016 February 1 15:33 GMT

Version:

2

Summary

  • Cisco Security has detected significant activity related to spam email messages distributing malicious software.

Email messages that are related to this threat (RuleID20782) and (RuleID20782KVR) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
ResLi_9_Lauf_3261_vom_27.01.2016.DOC
| 44,032
| 0xF0F630E01FEC89B619F2A998C576A18C

ResLi_9_Lauf_3261_vom_27.01.2016.DOC | 44,032 | 0x40B961BBF0A192050E56F876A93572A1

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

> Message Body:

Sehr geehrte Damen und Herren,
anbei finden Sie unsere neue Reservierungsliste.
Ihr VELOTOURS-Team

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.

Related Links
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Revision History

  • Version | Description | Section | Date
    ---|---|---|---
    2 | Cisco Security has detected significant activity on January 29, 2016. | | 2016-February-01 15:33 GMT
    1 | Cisco Security has detected significant activity on January 28, 2016. | | 2016-January-28 15:25 GMT
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