Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID23983: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on July 26, 2016

2016-07-26T12:29:46
ID CISCO-THREAT-47234
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-07-26T12:29:46

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

47234

First Published:

2016 July 26 12:29 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 (RuleID23983) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
alma_702.zip / sales report a08.wsf
| 199,953
| 0x64E257E5211FDB965F747524A703CE33

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

> Subject: Re[4]:

Message Body:

**Deep apology for my late reply
Upon your request, Company credit account is attached to this email.


Warm regards,
Brittany Graham
Boden (clothing)
Phone: +1 (444) 636-77-99
ID: 668f605492275b28c9a5ee25545787730d3c24ccc3597ad144**

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

  • Version | Description | Section | Date
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    1 | Initial Release | | 2016-July-26 12:29 GMT
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