Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID20884: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on February 3, 2016

2016-02-03T20:20:20
ID CISCO-THREAT-43389
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-02-03T20:20:20

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

43389

First Published:

2016 February 3 20:20 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 (RuleID20884) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
SALES_D1141_02022016_164242.xls
| 93,696
| 0x319386E6F4E5A52F05F5F2702DA29CF7

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

> Subject: PURCHASE 02/02/2016 D1141

Message Body:

FLOWERVISION
Internet Order Confirmation
Page 1/1
Colli Quan
Total Price Product
S1 S2 S3
Del.Day
Total Remark
1 x 25 25 0.32
Hyacinthus Or Delft Blue
30 0 22 160129 8.00
Flowers London
4 x 1 4 5.50
Oasis Spray Paint Voilet
0 0 0 160129 22.00
Sundries London
2 x 10 20 1.37
Syringa V Primrose
90 0 45 160129 27.40
Flowers London
1 x 50 50 0.25
Tulipa En Antarctica
40 46 33 160129 12.50
Flowers London
1 x 50 50 0.34
Veronica Clea Diana
60 0 44 160129 17.00
Flowers London
149 86.90

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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    1 | Initial Release | | 2016-February-03 20:20 GMT
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