Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID26803: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on December 8, 2016

2016-12-08T15:03:27
ID CISCO-THREAT-51035
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2016-12-08T15:03:27

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

51035

First Published:

2016 December 8 15:03 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 (RuleID26803) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Documents201610-Unpaid SOA.ace / Documents201610-Quotation & Price List.exe
| 1,253,376
| 0x7B28E73D6776C5B61D3AEB0AD9A18E5F

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 December 8, 2016. | — | 2016-December-08
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