Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID20911: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on February 4, 2016

2016-02-04T22:19:30
ID CISCO-THREAT-43410
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-02-04T22:19:30

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

43410

First Published:

2016 February 4 22:19 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 (RuleID20911) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Fattura 0011786023.pdf.exe
| 720,686
| 0x9419EDBF565F67D46E087AC343447607

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

> Subject: Fattura TIM linea Fissa - Gennaio 2016 - scadenza 03/02/2016

Message Body:

Gentile,
ti informiamo che la tua fattura TIM di Gennaio 2016 relativa alla linea 0011786023 è stata appena emessa ed è disponibile online.
Si prega di scaricare il fattura attaccato
Ti ricordiamo che in MyTIM Fisso nella sezione Il mio profilo puoi richiedere di ricevere la fattura TIM esclusivamente online. Risparmierai così le spese di spedizione postale.
Ti aspettiamo presto
Grazie

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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