Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID32146: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on February 28, 2018

2018-02-28T18:35:21
ID CISCO-THREAT-56959
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2018-02-28T18:35:21

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

56959

First Published:

2018 February 28 18:35 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 (RuleID32146) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Images EUR21,601.12.jar
| 548,656
| 0xEF2FF575B48C7D9605BAD3F14173CA4E

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

> Subject: T/T payment copy of EUR21,601.12

Message Body:

Good Morning
I'm sending to you from my other mail take note.
We thank you for your attention.
We have remitted EUR21,601.12 to your nominated account.
We sent you the T/T payment copy of EUR21,601.12 for your reference.
Pls kindly check the attached file.
If you have any question, pls contact us.
Tks & B. 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
    ---|---|---|---
    1 | Initial release to report significant activity detected by Cisco Security on February 28, 2018. | — | 2018-February-28
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