Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID29953: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on July 31, 2017

2017-07-31T15:21:14
ID CISCO-THREAT-54629
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-07-31T15:21:14

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

54629

First Published:

2017 July 31 15:21 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 (RuleID29953) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
RFQ-100006746.jar
| 610,986
| 0xD804CCA0EE7E4CC7E32E0F9E891FA426

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

> Subject: Request for Quotation (RFQ) - (LABRIZA CO.LTD) 909112

Message Body:

**Dear Sir or Madam,
We are pleased to inform you that your company has been selected to participate in the following Request For Quotation (RFQ).
Please find attached Request For Quotation (RFQ) Layout which states the invited vendor no. and company address.
Please provide your best price for the Request For Quotation (RFQ) attached.
RFx Number: 6200168212
RFx Description: LA6/2017/087
Closing date/Submission deadline is on 12.06.2017 12:00:00
All Quotations received later than the above mentioned date and time will be void and will not be considered.
SUS Portal ID: LABRIZA
Looking forward to receiving your kind response.
Sales/ Purchasing Manager
LABRIZA CO.LTD


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
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    1 | Initial release to report significant activity detected by Cisco Security on July 31, 2017. | — | 2017-July-31
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