Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID22655: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on May 10, 2016

2016-05-10T15:54:46
ID CISCO-THREAT-45100
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-05-10T15:54:46

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

45100

First Published:

2016 May 10 15:54 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 (RuleID22655) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Remitted_pay_advice_#5868.ace | Not Available | 0x7A4A4DAB2248BE21D92C73DE90F020BE

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

> Subject: Remittance

Message Body:

Dear Sir
Please find attached Remittance.
Kindly confirm well
receive mail with attachment.
Thanks & 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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