Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID29542: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on July 13, 2017

2017-07-13T16:52:25
ID CISCO-THREAT-54487
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-07-13T16:52:25

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

54487

First Published:

2017 July 13 16:52 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 (RuleID29542) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Offering Letter.ace
| 105,490
| 0x60A0D66774B5B7F1122AD54C03F7F168

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

> Subject: Inditex International Confirming 8182110

Message Body:

Dear sirs:
Please, find attached "Offering Letter" of "International Confirming", issued in your favor by DEUTSCHE BANK S.A.E. following instructions from your customer ITX TRADING, S.A.
We hope it is of your interest.
Please do not answer to this email. If you are interested in asking for the financing, please send the document back to us by fax +34 93 367 31 45 or by email to our address
Kind regards,
Trade Services

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 13, 2017. | — | 2017-July-13
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