Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID29590: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 26, 2017

2017-06-26T19:20:40
ID CISCO-THREAT-54317
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-06-26T19:20:40

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

54317

First Published:

2017 June 26 19:20 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 (RuleID29590) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Money Wire Gammaa 02 21 2017.zip / Money Wire Gammaa 02 21 2017.exe
| 233,472
| 0x9F19FAD88024F1593F92397F75CE2739

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

> Subject: PAYMENT SWIFT COPY

Message Body:

**Dear Sir / madam,
Kindly find the attached swift copy of payment wire to your account
As directed by your client's details is also attached to the swift copy
Regards,



This e-mail and its content is confidential and may also be privileged. You may have received this in error. If you are not the intended recipient you should not use, copy or bulk its contents to any person. Internet communications are not secure and Are subject to interception that may alter data or delay or deny delivery, either accidentally or on purpose, and may contain viruses. This e-mail is an informal method of communication.It will be in fact for the recipient to rely on agreements or commitments contained in this e-mail without a confirmation of it. If we receive a request from you via e-mail we will treat that as authority to reply by e-mail.
DFL LOGO (Green no C'bean) copy
Www.dfltt.com**

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 26, 2017. | — | 2017-June-26
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