Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID24807: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on September 12, 2016

2016-09-12T19:18:39
ID CISCO-THREAT-48863
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-09-12T19:18:39

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

48863

First Published:

2016 September 12 19:18 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 (RuleID24807) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
ENQUIRY NO. 6001025535.ARJ / ENQUIRY NO. 6001025535.exe
| 440,832
| 0x1FC2807D7CE0AA71165AA77107AF17E9

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

> Subject: enquiry

Message Body:

Dear sir/madam,
Good day to you.
please kindly find my attach quote for your ref and give me your good
prices so as to proceed further.
I await your soon response, thanks.
Regards
Kuma
Ekta Enterprises,
Hyderabad.
hxxp: //ektaenterprises.co.in

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

  • Version | Description | Section | Date
    ---|---|---|---
    1 | Initial release to report significant activity detected by Cisco Security on September 12, 2016. | — | 2016-September-12
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