Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID28589: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on March 31, 2017

2017-03-31T18:27:38
ID CISCO-THREAT-53293
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-03-31T18:27:38

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

53293

First Published:

2017 March 31 18:27 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 (RuleID28589) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
SC Draft. PS-Quotation 2017.jar
| 526,307
| 0x29CCC76215E46DA7302BBEE23EFFE36C

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

> Subject: Enquiry from Greece /BP/USP LATEST EDITION-Need your offer immediately.

Message Body:

Dear Sirs,
We are a company based in Thessaloniki, Greece and we are distributing both Envisiontec and Asiga's products in Greece, Cyprus, Bulgaria and Serbia.
We are very much interested in your product. After several meeting regarding your Products and I would like to know if there is any chance on co-operating with us in terms of dealership in our territory., We have decided to give you Our trial Order.
Kindly find the attached our Order Requirement. Kindly check and revert.
Waiting for your quotation and business terms.

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 31, 2017. | — | 2017-March-31
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