Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID27344: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on January 23, 2017

2017-01-23T14:51:59
ID CISCO-THREAT-52382
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-01-23T14:51:59

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

52382

First Published:

2017 January 23 14:51 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 (RuleID27344) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
P020171801 TRIAL ORDER.zip / P020171801 TRIAL ORDER.exe
| 491,520
| 0x1E0E87089E069767AB5ACE8E3ABB36C3

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 23, 2017. | — | 2017-January-23
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