Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID27142: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on January 13, 2017

2017-01-13T17:36:40
ID CISCO-THREAT-52325
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-01-13T17:36:40

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

52325

First Published:

2017 January 13 17:36 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 (RuleID27142) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
SS123456789BR (8).zip / SS123456789BR.vbs
| 2,062
| 0xD0C71A0E26AA41EE14951603359012BB

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

> Subject: Transacao Bancaria Realisado - 6797198

Message Body:

Voce acaba de receber um comprovante de
Transacao realizada com sucesso via Internet Banking
conforme o combinado
Retorne por gentileza conferindo que foi feito para sua conta
compras@haiti.com.br
s

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 January 13, 2017. | — | 2017-January-13
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