Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID23302: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 6, 2016

2016-06-07T13:32:51
ID CISCO-THREAT-46579
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-06-07T13:32:51

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

46579

First Published:

2016 June 7 13:32 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 (RuleID23302) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
SWIFT.doc
| 1,021,931
| 0x098447F69ACCC5AE917D67402AA8997F

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

> Subject: SWIFT MT103 Notification from KBank

Message Body:

Respectfully benefactors
To Our Valued Client,we are pleased to deliver a copy of the document
Via E-mail and attach a detailed information for convenience. And
your verification documents. we would like to thank you for the trust,
the business center of the country have been using the service.
Thank you for choosing to be your trusted bank and giving us the
opportunity to be of service. If you need any more information please
do not hesitate to call your Trade Services Specialist.

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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