Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID22173: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on April 8, 2016

2016-04-08T18:54:20
ID CISCO-THREAT-44555
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-04-08T18:54:20

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

44555

First Published:

2016 April 8 18:54 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 (RuleID22173) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
2D DATA.rar / pussynew2.exe | 1,061,376 | 0xE7631D99C74D2FB8FDF3C68C9AC76B0C

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

> Subject: inquiry

Message Body:

Hello,
Please do advise your final quote for items as attached.
I attach also a 3D technical data sheet t
for the items to guild with your quote as
detailed by our engineering team ,
Please the 2D chart,which shows you the
phase1 of the details as drawn and phase
2 you will have to carefully take note
of the phase 1 more importantly to guild you accurately
We will need to submit your quotation
to our customer as soon as possible
Will await your swift feedback as
soon as possible
If you can't receive it please
let us know again.
Thanks and 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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