Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID23197: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 1, 2016

2016-06-01T18:42:32
ID CISCO-THREAT-46479
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-06-01T18:42:32

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

46479

First Published:

2016 June 1 18:42 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 (RuleID23197) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
MAWB-065-2523-0505-CI-300109.jar
| 135,249
| 0x4B3C68CC42147B1AC2523740CE88416E

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

> Subject: FW: MAWB-065-2523-0505-CI-300109-BGFCL

Message Body:

Dear sir,
Attn: All
Good Evening !!!
Please see AttahcedFile for your reference.
28. Ref : MAWB-065-2523-0505-CI-300109-BGFCL
IP issued on 25th May,16.
Assessment completed today on 29rd May,16. Expected to be submitted to Customs treasury tomorrow.
29. Ref : MAWB # 235-0881-5041, A/C: BGFCL, Invoice No. 69612
This is for your kind information please.
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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