Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID21441: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on March 10, 2016

2016-03-10T15:03:08
ID CISCO-THREAT-43997
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-03-10T15:03:08

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

43997

First Published:

2016 March 10 15:03 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 (RuleID21441) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Scanned_P.I-01.zip / cj.exe
| 578,048
| 0x680378C73C1DD7C46EB8ECF09ACF471C

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

> Subject: Invoice

Message Body:

Good day,
Kindly, find the attachment of Proforma Invoice and Sales Contract for your perusal. Please
return this contract signed. We will process this shipment upon received signed contract.
Thank You.
Best Regards,
Erna Azaman (Ms)
Inno-Wangsa Oils & Fats Sdn Bhd
PLO 455, Jalan Suasa,
Kawasan Perindustrian Pasir Gudang,
81700 Pasir Gudang,Johor, Malaysia.
Email: mailto:contract.snp@innowangsa.com
Tel No : 607 - 255 388
Fax No : 607 - 255 388

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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