Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID31116: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on October 26, 2017

2017-10-26T14:51:21
ID CISCO-THREAT-55703
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-10-26T14:51:21

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

55703

First Published:

2017 October 26 14:51 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 (RuleID31116) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
QOUTATION-UE3443...Gz / QOUTATION-UE3443.exe
| 645,120
| 0xAAF1B98D6BA64AE7D195D240167338A6

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

> Subject: Dear Sir/Madam,

Message Body:

Please quote CIF Nhava Sheva DA 90 days :
D-Galactose 20x25kgs
Thanks & Regards,
For K. RAJ & CO / TOLANI LTD,
OUR NEW PERMANENT ADD.

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 26, 2017. | — | 2017-October-26
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