Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID31017: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on October 27, 2017

2017-10-27T14:12:16
ID CISCO-THREAT-55712
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-10-27T14:12:16

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

55712

First Published:

2017 October 27 14:12 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 (RuleID31017) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
IN-GTN11167800777_11116743247800777HKT..jar
| 555,438
| 0x53C744EA0B3FA65934CF71297D1531CA

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

> Subject: PO-GTN11167800777_11116743247800777HKT

Message Body:

**Good day sir,


Please find the attached PO for the subjected Quotation,_
Kindly prepare one sample at the earliest,
_


Thank you.


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 27, 2017. | — | 2017-October-27
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