Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID28247: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on March 13, 2017

2017-03-13T13:45:28
ID CISCO-THREAT-53003
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-03-13T13:45:28

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

53003

First Published:

2017 March 13 13:45 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 (RuleID28247) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
962170.zip / 940115.xls
| 171,520
| 0x6EA1FBE28A531B9759C7EAD2F3E90B60

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

> Subject: Zahlungsdetails

Message Body:

Hallo
Ihre Rechnung.
Es grüsst Sie,

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 March 13, 2017. | — | 2017-March-13
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