Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID22298: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on April 15, 2016

2016-04-15T19:26:31
ID CISCO-THREAT-44693
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-04-15T19:26:31

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

44693

First Published:

2016 April 15 19:26 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 (RuleID22298) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
ticket_ID1661235.rtf
| 45,568
| 0xF58C4B855379A00F9C0C60D7F5A6C0AA

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

> Subject: eTicket Confirmation (Full Order Details)

Message Body:

BUY TICKETS
Explore Season
SUPPORT US
Your Visit
Thank you for your order
Your E-Ticket order is attached, please print out and bring the attached tickets or save them to your mobile device before your visit.
Order Date: 4/14/2016
Order Number: 4993579
Customer Number: 3251873
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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

  • Version | Description | Section | Date
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    1 | Initial Release | | 2016-April-15 19:26 GMT
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