Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID23649: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 28, 2016

2016-06-29T13:48:25
ID CISCO-THREAT-46886
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-06-29T13:48:25

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

46886

First Published:

2016 June 29 13:48 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 (RuleID23649) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
doc.002283101.rar / doc.002283101.exe | 546,816 | 0x83ED68686DB2B468BF5D5F1B6DE1623D

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

> Subject: New Inquiry

Message Body:

Good Day,
We sent you an email last week regarding an
inquiry that we made last month, but i did not
receive any response from you regarding my order,
so i have just sent it again just in-case you did not receive it.
Please provide us your best offer for the item
attached also mention offer validity and stock availability.
Note: Pl. provide us with following data for your offer :
1- Country of origin :
2- P/N :


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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