Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID32671: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on May 2, 2018

2018-05-02T18:27:05
ID CISCO-THREAT-57703
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2018-05-02T18:27:05

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

57703

First Published:

2018 May 2 18:27 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 (RuleID32671) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Certificate of origin.zip / Certificate of origin.exe
| 1,040,276
| 0x027749B3B4FBD2FC44DBE50E65CF3765

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

Subject:Re: AW: INVOICE+PL

Message body:
Dear. Dan.
Hi~.
I share the images which are packed and shipping documents to you.
Please check the attached files.
The schedule is as below.
Feb. 19: packing(finished)
Feb. 20: Korea LA(by air)

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 May 2, 2018. | — | 2018-May-02
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