Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID29348: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on May 31, 2017

2017-05-31T17:17:29
ID CISCO-THREAT-54003
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-05-31T17:17:29

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

54003

First Published:

2017 May 31 17:17 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 (RuleID29348) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
GPO20173005.zip / GPO20173005.exe
| Not Available
| 0x22F688B6521C17C16C9E494A209B8BA7

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 31, 2017. | — | 2017-May-31
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