Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID30596: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on September 14, 2017

2017-09-14T14:38:05
ID CISCO-THREAT-55217
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-09-14T14:38:05

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

55217

First Published:

2017 September 14 14:38 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 (RuleID30596) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Rquest for qoutation RFQ-GTN11167800777_111167432....jar
| 638,814
| 0x0D525550AE7C9ED9E24882716A0EDD2A

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

> Subject: Request for quotation

Message Body:

Dear Sir,
Reference to the subject above, Please kindly find attached
Quotation and provide us the best price and availability.
Awaits your Reply.
BEST REGARDS ..
Sales Manager

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 14, 2017. | — | 2017-September-14
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