Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID24205: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on August 10, 2016

2016-08-10T15:26:42
ID CISCO-THREAT-48429
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-08-10T15:26:42

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

48429

First Published:

2016 August 10 15:26 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 (RuleID24205) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
bankafschrift.ace / bankafschrift.exe
| 528,384
| 0xAC8F17D177FDE3F1E8778FDDD86A6F89

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

> Message Body:

Sehr geehrter Herr Baier,
vielen Dank fuer Ihre weitere Bestellung. Anliegend senden wir Ihnen unsere entsprechend ergaenzte Proforma Rechnung 32243.
Mit freundlichen Gruessen
Soeren Siemann
05.08.2016
Bolongarostrasse 88, D-65929 Frankfurt/M.
Geschaeftsfuehrer (Management):Tel: 069 300 950 0
Fax: 069 31 43 82
Web: www.team-electronic.de

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.

Revision History

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    1 | Initial Release | | 2016-August-10
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