Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID22651: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on May 5, 2016

2016-05-05T19:39:33
ID CISCO-THREAT-45042
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-05-05T19:39:33

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

45042

First Published:

2016 May 5 19:39 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 (RuleID22651) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
PO #20160503# PDF for Marine Machinery Co.,Ltd.zip / PO #20160503# PDF for Marine Machinery Co.,Ltd.scr
| 311,296
| 0x45469E06764E9D501AB14A5F6C6B1A87

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

> Subject: PO For Marine Machinery Co.,Ltd

Message Body:

**Dear Sir,
Good Morning, Please find Enclosed below our Product order specification we are interetsed in with Quantity, Kindly advise us with your best quote.
Thanks Your prompt response will be appreciated.
Thanks & Regards
Sales Manager
------------------------------------------------------------------------
Marine Machinery Co.,Ltd
Tel: 0086 523 87728666-8003
Email: sales@marinemachinery com
Website:http: //www.marinemachinery com
Add: No. 27, Dongying 9th Street, East District, Taiwan
(R.O.C.) 40153


SMA Solar Technology AG
Aufsichtsrat: Dr. Erik Ehrentraut (Vorsitzender)
Vorstand: Roland Grebe, Dr.-Ing. Juergen Reinert, Pierre-Pascal Urbon
Handelsregister: Amtsgericht Kassel HRB 3972
Sitz der Gesellschaft: 34266 Niestetal
USt-ID-Nr. DE 113 08 59 54
WEEE-Reg.-Nr. DE 95881150
_________**

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