Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID30447: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on September 4, 2017

2017-09-05T15:00:34
ID CISCO-THREAT-55099
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-09-05T15:00:34

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

55099

First Published:

2017 September 5 15:00 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 (RuleID30447) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
PACKIING LIST 0.54623800 1503899346.jar
| 571,583
| 0xE4CD9654600A282582A00A7AA2516346

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

> Message Body:

Sir,
Kindly find Attached invoice & packing list for your reference, and also kindly advice when balance payment will be sent.
Have you found what you are looking for?
If not, please contact us on +44 (0)1484 713201 (general enquiries) or +44 (0)1484 475060 for all Automotive or Industrial technical questions.
Lines open: 8.30am - 5.00pm Monday to Thursday and 8.30am - 4.00pm Friday
This email message together with any attachments contains information of Millers Oils Limited, Brighouse, W Yorkshire, HD6 3DP, Reg No.137671, that may be confidential, proprietary copyrighted and/or legally privileged, and is intended solely for the use of the individual or entity named on this message. If you are not the intended recipient, and have received this message in error, please immediately return this email and then delete it

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Revision History

  • Version | Description | Section | Date
    ---|---|---|---
    1 | Initial release to report significant activity detected by Cisco Security on September 4, 2017. | — | 2017-September-05
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