Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID29397: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 2, 2017

2017-06-02T18:00:47
ID CISCO-THREAT-54116
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-06-02T18:00:47

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

54116

First Published:

2017 June 2 18:00 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 (RuleID29397) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
271-20170531-36244_44.zip / 271-20170531-36244_44.exe
| 462,332
| 0x46ED5DC28CBA54B5B9A1458FBDD99EC5

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

> Subject: Transaction Advice / 000012644583 /

Message Body:

Dear Customer,
This attached Advice is sent to you for information only.
This is an automatically generated notification.
Please do not reply to this email. Contact us at our corporate hotline at between
8: 30am to 6:15pm, for any service requests.
Yours Sincerely,

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 June 2, 2017. | — | 2017-June-02
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