Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID27885: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on February 24, 2017

2017-02-27T17:30:39
ID CISCO-THREAT-52756
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-02-27T17:30:39

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

52756

First Published:

2017 February 27 17:30 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 (RuleID27885) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
QUOTATION432176.r11 / scan0021_outputDF6FF8F.exe
| 698,776
| 0xAAD8AE2D12E69CEA07AFCB46B99102C4

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

> Subject: QUOTATION

Message Body:

hello sir/madam,
kindly find the attached Approved Quotation to this mail and give your best price and
also advise on and the quality of your product because we learn about your product
from the internet
please i will like to know the time of delivery after the payment is arranged.
looking forward to your urgent reply

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 February 24, 2017. | — | 2017-February-27
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