Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID29089: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on May 11, 2017

2017-05-11T15:08:51
ID CISCO-THREAT-53799
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-05-11T15:08:51

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

53799

First Published:

2017 May 11 15:08 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 (RuleID29089) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
PO no. PU6005011. pdf .z / PO no. PU6005011.exe
| 434,176
| 0x1E51EA63A704629A23FD67F3E05531E8

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

> Subject: PU6005011 Order confirmation

Message Body:

Good day
We confirm the order as attached PO no. PU6005011 and request you to expedite to produce this order.
Thank You.
Best regards,
Commercial assistant
Please consider the environment before printing this email.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: This e-mail message is intended to be received only by persons entitled to receive the confidential information it may contain. E-mail messages to clients of T.R.P. Srl may contain information that is confidential and legally privileged. Please do not read, copy, forward, or store this message unless you are an intended recipient of it. If you have received this message in error, please forward it to the sender and delete it completely from your computer system.

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 May 11, 2017. | — | 2017-May-11
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