Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID23651: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 30, 2016

2016-06-30T13:29:25
ID CISCO-THREAT-46903
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-06-30T13:29:25

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

46903

First Published:

2016 June 30 13:29 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 (RuleID23651) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
NEW ORD.zip / NEW ORD.exe
| 1,315,328
| 0x91B2808C03D525BEE081523504939F64

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

> Subject: purchase order

Message Body:

Good day
Attached you will find our purchase order # GEMAB05C16P.
Please send us the proforma in order to proceed with payment.
Also, please remember to include the discount you told us last time J
Also, please confirm estimated shipment date.
Thank you and best Regards,
Amit Rana**

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-June-30 13:29 GMT
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