Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID23921: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on July 21, 2016

2016-07-21T15:32:03
ID CISCO-THREAT-47192
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-07-21T15:32:03

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

47192

First Published:

2016 July 21 15:32 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 (RuleID23921) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
quotation Scan2342111.rar / quotation Scan2342111.exe
| 632,272
| 0x18E6715B4A33A034F30693758BD70ED5

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

> Subject: RE-Quotation Required

Message Body:

Sir,
Please quote your lowest rate for the following:
Quantity Description
Please check-up attached file
Please send us your most competitive Offer by E-mail, alongwith
your Commercial Terms and Conditions i.e. Discount, Excise Duty,
Tax, Delivery Period etc... etc... etc...
We await your most competitive offer by Return E-mail.
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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    1 | Initial Release | | 2016-July-21 15:32 GMT
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