Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID30160: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on August 10, 2017

2017-08-10T17:29:00
ID CISCO-THREAT-54814
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-08-10T17:29:00

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

54814

First Published:

2017 August 10 17:29 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 (RuleID30160) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
RFQ M234434 20cm (H) X 47cm.jar
| 592,681
| 0x21B541A2388AF066E7D8F0065BABCB66

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

> Subject: RFQ M234434 20cm (H) X 47cm (W) – Qty: 220 pcs 160FT

Message Body:

Please provide me quote as per the below mentioned:
HI
Thickness: 600gsm Matt.
Size: 20cm (H) X 47cm (W) – Qty: 220 pcs.
Size: 20cm (H) x 100cm (W) – Qty: 460 pcs.
Regards,

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 August 10, 2017. | — | 2017-August-10
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