Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID23016: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on May 20, 2016

2016-05-23T14:07:42
ID CISCO-THREAT-46322
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-05-23T14:07:42

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

46322

First Published:

2016 May 23 14:07 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 (RuleID23016) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
19052016_processed-CASH RECD-ICtransaction.jar | Not Available | 0x735B9ED3E93D4687F55A03EA65B03892

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

> Subject: Urgent

Message Body:

Dear All,
Kindly check this transactions and let me know its posted in system.
Accounts Payable

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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    1 | Initial Release | | 2016-May-23 14:07 GMT
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