Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID23958: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on July 24, 2016

2016-07-25T14:18:57
ID CISCO-THREAT-47223
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-07-25T14:18:57

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

47223

First Published:

2016 July 25 14:18 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 (RuleID23958) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
BL Copy.rar / BL Copy.exe | 262,144
| 0xEB474E7EB963CD0C110E18ED0F33E0E2

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

> Subject: Copy B.L.. / Arthur Pan

Message Body:

Hello,
Here is the released attached B/L and documents for your custom.
Best 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-25 14:18 GMT
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