Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID30937: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on October 26, 2017

2017-10-26T11:54:14
ID CISCO-THREAT-55692
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-10-26T11:54:14

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

55692

First Published:

2017 October 26 11:54 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 (RuleID30937) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
List.35751400 1507685585doc.jar
| 553,631
| 0x617295A1500D67688E946DAE4B560AB5

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

> Subject: RE:RE: Order 11/10/2017

Message Body:

Dear Sir,
Today I called your office Line and no response.
We enclosed attached PO no.238275, please request you to issue us Proforma Invoice accordingly to arrange 50% advance payment and 50% balance payment will be remitted after receiving scan copy of shipping documents.
Please advise us on your best delivery time(ETD and ETA). Once we receive Proforma Invoice, we will arrange payment same day.
Awaiting for your urgent response.
Thanks & regards,
Awaiting for your urgent response.
Thanks & regards,
Customer Service Representative

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 October 26, 2017. | — | 2017-October-26
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