Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID28765: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on April 14, 2017

2017-04-14T13:43:28
ID CISCO-THREAT-53467
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-04-14T13:43:28

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

53467

First Published:

2017 April 14 13:43 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 (RuleID28765) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
IMG_20170320_124823.rar / IMG_20170320_124823.CMD
| 327,168
| 0xFA6BBA2AB33CB70310A4F8E38554FFE0

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

> Subject: RFQ - Falcon Technical Services LLC - Oma

Message Body:

Dear All,
Please send me the best offer for the following along with availability at the earliest.
For clarification see IMAGE specification attached ..
SL NO.
ORDER NO.
ITEM DESCRIPTION
QTY
UNIT
1
FSKM-456779
06
NOS
Please consider the fright charges to Oman also.
Thanks & 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 April 14, 2017. | — | 2017-April-14
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