Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID29503: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 19, 2017

2017-06-19T13:46:33
ID CISCO-THREAT-54225
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-06-19T13:46:33

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

54225

First Published:

2017 June 19 13:46 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 (RuleID29503) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
079172382.ZIP / DOC_7710.zip
| 7,472
| 0x3B3682D689D3F79BBEF90D34EF3B443A

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

> Subject: Emailing: 079172382

Message Body:

Your message is ready to be sent with the following file or link
attachments: 079172382
Note: To protect against computer viruses, e-mail programs may prevent
sending or receiving certain types of file attachments. Check your e-mail
security settings to determine how attachments are handled.

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 19, 2017. | — | 2017-June-19
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