Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID22384: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on April 22, 2016

2016-04-22T13:55:59
ID CISCO-THREAT-44776
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-04-22T13:55:59

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

44776

First Published:

2016 April 22 13:55 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 (RuleID22384) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Anexo-Imagem2340.zip / Anexo-Imagem2340.rar
| Not Available
| 0xD01483386967A92CBACF167E99152114

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

> Subject: Fotos enviadas do Whatsapp.

Message Body:

Segue em anexo as fotos
enviadas do Whatsapp Web.

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.

Related Links
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Revision History

  • Version | Description | Section | Date
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    1 | Initial Release | | 2016-April-22 13:55 GMT
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