Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID28302: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on March 22, 2017

2017-03-22T14:09:17
ID CISCO-THREAT-53110
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-03-22T14:09:17

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

53110

First Published:

2017 March 22 14:09 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 (RuleID28302) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
PO715O36529.gz
| 253,247
| 0xDAE8A6B92FC9BBE76A8BF485D7E55FD4

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

> Subject: New order 715O36529. Please confirm your delivery date within one working day. Thanks!

Message Body:

!!!! AUTOMATIC MESSAGE - DO NOT REPLY TO THIS E-MAIL !!!!
!!!! If you have to return an information, please send it to the related
Purchaser !!!!
Dear Supplier,
Please check the attached new PO (includes P/N, Qty, unit price, tax
amount, total amount, lead time, etc.), and confirm your ETA date by
E-mail within one working day.
For delivery address & contact person information, please refer to the
attached PO.
Any query, Please feel free to contact with the buyer. Thank you!
Flextronics
Purchase Department

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 March 22, 2017 | — | 2017-March-22
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