Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID28613: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on April 5, 2017

2017-04-05T14:27:57
ID CISCO-THREAT-53339
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-04-05T14:27:57

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

53339

First Published:

2017 April 5 14:27 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 (RuleID28613) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
DocPrinted(201704)pdf.rar / DocPrinted(201704)_pdf.exe
| 2,128,896
| 0x3273AE6d8C9d3DA213479EFB1DA12FBB

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

> Subject: Detailed Order for sales conract

Message Body:

Hello editorial,
Good day to you !!!
I've sent the detailed order, please arrange us a contract
according to the order attached so we can
present it in our meeting soonest for approval and proceed.
We are still waiting good news from your good company.
I am waiting for your soonest good reply.
Many thanks
Best regard

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 April 5, 2017. | — | 2017-April-05
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