Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID23309: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 7, 2016

2016-06-07T13:32:53
ID CISCO-THREAT-46580
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-06-07T13:32:53

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

46580

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 (RuleID23309 ) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
admin_16-4471.doc | Not Available | 0x947A36781EF8DA8D86C78B3618191572

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

> Subject: admin, Order M5597 is pending payment (please pay asap)

Message Body:

Dear admin,
Your order (# 107193049) has been received
by Interim Healthcare Of Eastern Connecticut.
Your invoice for this order has been attached.
Thank you,

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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