Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID31199: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on November 6, 2017

2017-11-06T14:19:47
ID CISCO-THREAT-55785
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-11-06T14:19:47

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

55785

First Published:

2017 November 6 14:19 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 (RuleID31199) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
ORDER CONTRACT SIGNED & STAMPED.arj / PO CONTRACT SIGNED & STAMPED.scr
| 573,440
| 0xD4688451F68BEF4316D7E73646D277A8

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

> Subject: Re:Re: proforma invoice Oct 5th 2014

Message Body:

Good Morning ! How are you ? Finally I found your email , I am trying to order the same invoice ! I know this was 2 years ago. Pls give me a quote for new quantity. Pls check the picture attached and the previous invoice , this time I want to ship them to Singapore thanks ! Pls let me know the shipping cost. Also if I ship them to Canada how much will that be thanks ! Await your kind confirmation. thanks Best Rgds

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 November 6, 2017. | — | 2017-November-06
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