Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID28068: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on February 27, 2017

2017-02-28T13:58:30
ID CISCO-THREAT-52782
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-02-28T13:58:30

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

52782

First Published:

2017 February 28 13:58 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 (RuleID28068) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
offer##00030.rar / offer##00030.exe
| Not Available
| 0x271A6B4B1BD038D551EBB0E639AF4B46

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

> Subject: FW: OFFER 00030-2017-QA451

Message Body:

Hello,
With reference to our orders,as attached is the revised purchase order
and proforma invoice ,kindly get back to us with the sign PI so it can
enable us proceed ahead with payments. you can also make some changings
in the PI
1- Change the name to ALNO CO.
2- 9weeks delivery time as you confirmed to me in earlier time.
3- LME valid rate for this particular order.
4- Your bank details for payment process by 30% prepayment and & 70%
L/C.
We awaits your response asap.
Thanks a lot for your kind cooperation
Best Regards

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 27, 2017. | — | 2017-February-28
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