Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID32782: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on May 14, 2018

2018-05-14T13:39:25
ID CISCO-THREAT-57888
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2018-05-14T13:39:25

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

57888

First Published:

2018 May 14 13:39 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 (RuleID32782) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
592018888_2018-05-9.zip / 592018888_2018-05-9.jar
| Not Available
| 0x0C6B857C62B5497C4124E5C5D717C158

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

> Subject: PAYMENT OF PROF. INV. 33448888

> Message Body:

>
REMINDER
Dear Sir,
WE STOP PAYMENT DUE TO WRONG BANK DETAILS KINDLY CHECK ATTACH PI
I await your reply
Thanks / regards
SADIQ
IMAGE CREATIONS
P Arnesco bv is keen to help save trees by reducing paper usage. Please only print out this email if absolutely necessary.

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 14, 2018. | — | 2018-May-14
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