Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID28394: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on March 22, 2017

2017-03-22T14:07:03
ID CISCO-THREAT-53113
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-03-22T14:07:03

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

53113

First Published:

2017 March 22 14:07 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 (RuleID28394) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
price inquiry_4675_01.pdf.uue / price inquiry_4675_01.pdf.uue.exe
| Not Available
| 0xEB3A742F47FE072F065F572D46519EE4

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

> Subject: ABOUT PRICE

Message Body:

Greetings!
Please send me actual pricelist and working conditions.
We have project with your products. And our client waiting prices.
I hope you answer as quickly as possible.
Thanks and 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
    ---|---|---|---
    1 | Initial release to report significant activity detected by Cisco Security on March 22, 2017. | — | 2017-March-22
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