Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID27559: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on February 1, 2017

2017-02-01T16:42:09
ID CISCO-THREAT-52513
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-02-01T16:42:09

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

52513

First Published:

2017 February 1 16:42 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 (RuleID27559) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
ORDER.zip / ORDER.rar
| Not Available
| 0xA41D0804B1C2BB1F3030688C0AA855B7

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

> Subject: NEW PURCHASE

Message Body:

Dear
we got your Contact from EXHIBITION WEBSITE and we have gone through
your website on there and we are interested in your products You
Displayed In your Website
We are Interested In Buying Your items as listed in the attachment
With our target price and we will like you to advice if this price is
workable with you.
we can discuss terms directly
You can Quote us your best Price Cif Port of Incheon (Inchon)
kindly get back to us ASAP as we are seriously interested in doing
business with you.
thanks
what is the payment method and delivery period'

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
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    1 | Initial release to report significant activity detected by Cisco Security on February 1, 2017. | — | 2017-February-01
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