Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID31654: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on December 27, 2017

2018-01-02T13:10:44
ID CISCO-THREAT-56334
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2018-01-02T13:10:44

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

56334

First Published:

2018 January 2 13:10 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 (RuleID31654) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
UTMC689100 1513237141.jar
| 547,276
| 0xEA3468E048462A8BC94A8E6B22AEC9FF

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

> Subject:Re: New Order UTMC11986

Message Body:

Good Day;
Regarding previous Inquiry my colleague got in July,we enclose Purchase
Order for our Import Office in Romania.
Kindly check if your specified prices still apply and issue
confirmation.
Your earliest response will be highly appreciated.
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 December 27, 2017. | — | 2018-January-02
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