Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID20975: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on February 6, 2016

2016-02-08T13:43:19
ID CISCO-THREAT-43450
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-02-08T13:43:19

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

43450

First Published:

2016 February 8 13:43 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 (RuleID20975) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Fattura 0075618904.rar / Fattura 0075618904.pdf.exe | 761,856 | 0x6A652F82DEFBE8515E313FC75929FD5D

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 05/02/2016

Message Body:

Gentile kabal@ao.net,
ti informiamo che la tua fattura TIM
di Gennaio 2016 relativa alla linea
0075618904 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 su www.tim.it

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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