Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID31236: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on November 13, 2017

2017-11-13T13:18:55
ID CISCO-THREAT-55889
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2017-11-13T13:18:55

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

55889

First Published:

2017 November 13 13:18 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 (RuleID31236) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
20170611BNL.jar
| 519,879
| 0x8D628583A2DA5C7402F9BE7DA45335C4

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

> Subject: FIRST NOTIFICATION

Message Body:

Dear sir/madam
For your payments.
Our sister company instructed we arrange payment to your account and from now we will write you directly
here is attached evidence of payment and company profile
if you have any questions please do not hesitate
also kindly acknowledge the receipt of this mail
Regards,
www.sertconsultant.com | Facebook

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 November 13, 2017. | — | 2017-November-13
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