Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID30350: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on September 5, 2017

2017-09-05T15:10:29
ID CISCO-THREAT-55107
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-09-05T15:10:29

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

55107

First Published:

2017 September 5 15:10 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 (RuleID30350) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Sadween Trading LLC BOQ.jar
| Not Available
| 0xFE3FCCEDE8CA9D4950B47B7E38E700F4

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

> Subject: Purchase Order

Message Body:

Dear Sir,
Please kindly find the attached Purchase Order and provide us your best price and availability/delivery time.
NOTE: Include our Order Number in your quotation as stated in the attached.
waits your Reply.
Sadween Trading LLC
awaits for your reply asap
Best Wishes,

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 September 5, 2017. | — | 2017-September-05
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