Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID32753: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on May 10, 2018

2018-05-10T19:11:16
ID CISCO-THREAT-57856
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2018-05-10T19:11:16

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

57856

First Published:

2018 May 10 19:11 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 (RuleID32753) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
REQUEST FOR QUOTATION # ALSR-18-40049.jar
| 1,220,621
| 0x35AE050306595B2C60C5A336E9A0F1A5

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

> Subject: REQUEST FOR QUOTATION # ALSR-18-40049

> Message Body:

>
--
Dear Sir,
Kindly send us your quotation for the item/s as attached.
Looking forward to receive your earliest replay.
Thank you,
Best Regard’s
Engineering – Sales
Abdulhadi Al-Shammary Trading Co
Riyadh , KSA

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 10, 2018. | — | 2018-May-10
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