Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID29827: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on July 17, 2017

2017-07-17T20:49:06
ID CISCO-THREAT-54502
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-07-17T20:49:06

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

54502

First Published:

2017 July 17 20:49 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 (RuleID29827) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
HBL7506.zip / HBL7506.jar
| 597,783
| 0xAB2C900FA664389B4CC8D2678D5762AD

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

> Subject: ARRIVAL NOTICE/REQUEST FOR LOAD STATUS / LILLY & ASSOCIATES / BL PEVPBL2819

Message Body:

Good Day,
Dear,
MBL and HBL attached to a new shipment that we will be sending together with your represented.!
Please confirm receipt and indicate shipment status;
I am aware of your kind comments,
Regards,
N?s of Brasilmag appreciate your prefer?ncia.

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 17, 2017. | — | 2017-July-17
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