Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID30856: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on October 5, 2017

2017-10-05T16:12:51
ID CISCO-THREAT-55527
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-10-05T16:12:51

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

55527

First Published:

2017 October 5 16:12 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 (RuleID30856) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
RFQ -PDF 03102017.jar | 543,122 | 0x26954025812E32F5042794CB32C39D65

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

> Subject: RFQ-PDF 03/10/2017

Message Body:

Hello,
Good Morning,
We got your contact from our supplier in your region.
We need quote for these attached items with your best prices
We called your office to no success. Kindly do the needful at the
earliest,
The products are required for supply as soon as you give a
feedback that they are available..
Best 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 October 5, 2017. | — | 2017-October-05
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