Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID27073: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on January 11, 2017

2017-01-11T14:52:19
ID CISCO-THREAT-52292
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-01-11T14:52:19

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

52292

First Published:

2017 January 11 14:52 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 (RuleID27073) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
C-948MPR-0141 Arabi Enertech Ksc Materials.ace
| 109,170
| 0xE458E5A10BABD19637138075135307F1

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

> Subject: Ref: C-948/MPR-0141 - Request for Quotation for ARABI ENERTECH KSC Material

Message Body:

Dear Sir/Madam
Kindly quote your best rate for the ARABI ENERTECH KSC QUOTE MATERIAL as per attached list.
Note: 1. Offer should be in DDP/CIF only.
2. Brand and Country of origin should be clearly mentioned in Offer.
3. Delivery Period and Payment term should be clearly mentioned in Offer.
4. Manufacturer should comply KOC standard.
Attachment: 1. BOQ – Kindly take note on Items in Red Colours Material
Requesting you reply latest by 10.01.2017.
Regards

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Revision History

  • Version | Description | Section | Date
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    1 | Initial release to report significant activity detected by Cisco Security on January 11, 2017. | — | 2017-January-11
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