Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID21069: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on February 12, 2016

2016-02-15T14:53:12
ID CISCO-THREAT-43536
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-02-15T14:53:12

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

43536

First Published:

2016 February 15 14:53 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 (RuleID21069) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Doc903000930303EF5D60F.7z / Doc903000930303EF5D60F.scr | 225,280
| 0xF7503F7D4D004C46F019028214DAD3FC

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

> Subject: Send us profoma

Message Body:

Good Day,
Based on our previous inquiry,
Find attached our new order with details.
Send us proforma Invoice.
Best 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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    1 | Initial Release | | 2016-February-15 14:53 GMT
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