Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID29518: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 16, 2017

2017-06-16T21:05:10
ID CISCO-THREAT-54218
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-06-16T21:05:10

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

54218

First Published:

2017 June 16 21:05 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 (RuleID29518) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Request Details.ace / Request Details.exe
| 225,280
| 0xE00C7943D36EF1E53B61CFD3D0E6F9EE

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

> Subject: New Request For Quotation/Cooperation Opportunity/Daewoo E&C, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea.

Message Body:

Dear sir,
We are very pleased to contact your esteemed company.
My name is Donghun Shin you can call me Shin. Karlid Jeffro (your
customer) gave
me your contact and ask to discuss possible procurement of attached
products that
is in line with your range of product.
In the reason of mentioned we have strict requirements for the attach
products. Here is a specification for the materials in the attachment.
We are interested in first trial, the quantity and details you will fine
in attachment
in the nearest future we increase quantity. Please, provide us your
commercial offer
Incoterms CIF Jongno-gu, Seoul.
We are looking for a stable cooperation with your company. Which
can guarantee the highest quality for reasonable price. And we hope you
can satisfy our needs.
Also i would like to see sample photos of your product. Photos should be
good quality and high resolution.
Please, attentively check our requirements in the attachment
Looking forward to your respond!
--
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 16, 2017. | — | 2017-June-16
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