Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID29746: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on July 7, 2017

2017-07-07T21:56:50
ID CISCO-THREAT-54445
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-07-07T21:56:50

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

54445

First Published:

2017 July 7 21:56 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 (RuleID29746) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
bank details.arj / bank details.exe
| 568,320
| 0x2AA375A55906A4A1642E1C44792737C3

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

> Subject: Bank Details

Message Body:

Dear Sir,
We received an email from you colleague for a change of BANK ACCOUNT.
Please kindly re-confirm the attached bank details,so that we can proceed and effect T/T payment immediately
Kindly check & confirm

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 July 7, 2017. | — | 2017-July-07
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