Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID29445: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 9, 2017

2017-06-09T14:25:21
ID CISCO-THREAT-54161
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-06-09T14:25:21

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

54161

First Published:

2017 June 9 14:25 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 (RuleID29445) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
RFQ AL-ADAA 106 - 17.rar / RFQ AL-ADAA 106 - 17.exe
| 321,536
| 0x8FDF6DEDE72DCE6447F4CF3853BB0BAE

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

> Subject: RFQ NO: AL-ADAA 106 - 17

Message Body:

Dear Gents,
Good day to you,
I am Abdulrahim Khogali commercial manager of AL-ADAA Co. one of leading oil services companies in Libya.
We are working to supply requirements for oil and gas industry in Libya.
Please find attached list of material requested (AL-ADAA 106 – 17) and kindly provide us by E-mail Commercial & Technical Offer for the requested materials and best delivery date.
Kindly send your offer with following :-
· Price in USD or Euro.
. Manufacturer name & country of origin should be clear in your offer.
. Technical sheet.
· Delivery time , CPT Tripoli / Libya ( weight of packing and dimension ).
· Validity of offer.
· Payment condition.
PLEASE CONFIRM RECEIPT BY RETURN
YOU PROMPT RESPONSE IS APPRECIATED .
Best regards

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Revision History

  • Version | Description | Section | Date
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    1 | Initial release to report significant activity detected by Cisco Security on June 9, 2017. | — | 2017-June-09
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