Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID26416: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on November 17, 2016

2016-11-17T18:25:17
ID CISCO-THREAT-49786
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-11-17T18:25:17

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

49786

First Published:

2016 November 17 18:25 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 (RuleID26416) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Shriro Trading.rar / Shriro Trading.exe
| 616,448
| 0x18173ACC0A9202BD0221DC1AF9276E5D

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

> Subject: Shriro Trading (Vietnam) Co. Ltd

Message Body:

Sir,
We are Shriro Trading (Vietnam) Co. Ltd. We need 2FCL for our customer in
Vietnam. Attached is our RQF with pictures, label sample and packing.
Please give your best possible quote to Haiphong Port, Vietnam. Payment
terms: 100% LC at sight
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.

Revision History

  • Version | Description | Section | Date
    ---|---|---|---
    1 | Initial release to report significant activity detected by Cisco Security on November 17, 2016. | — | 2016-November-17
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