Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID30586: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on September 13, 2017

2017-09-13T15:19:36
ID CISCO-THREAT-55203
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-09-13T15:19:36

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

55203

First Published:

2017 September 13 15:19 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 (RuleID30586) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
RFQ 1242.jar
| 620,756
| 0x93676A94AF87983CF474DAC7C888B3AB

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

> Subject: RFQ 1242

Message Body:

Assalam-O-Alaikum,
Please find enclosed herewith copy of subject RFQ. Kindly quote your best prices with terms of payment and earliest delivery schedule.
Note: Relevant drawings are also attached herewith please.
Your offer should reach us within the validity of RFQ due date.
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 September 13, 2017. | — | 2017-September-13
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