Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID32875: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 5, 2018

2018-06-05T19:40:27
ID CISCO-THREAT-58016
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2018-06-05T19:40:27

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

58016

First Published:

2018 June 5 19:40 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 (RuleID32875) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
DHLoriginal.doc3897360596.zip / DHLoriginal.doc3897360596.bat
| 700,416
| 0x6C8CCCEE310CF6EECC615D19326689D7

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

> Subject: DHL notification:3897360596

> Message Body:

> Notification for shipment event group "In transit" for 4 June 18.
AWB Number: 3897360596
Pickup Date: 2018-06-5 15:09:00
Service: P
Pieces: 4
Cust. Ref: 7741
Description: Documents
ROMACON PIPELINE PRODUCTS
Please see attached documents for details
EVENT CATEGORY
4 June 18 6:50 PM - Processed at DHL Location - EINDHOVEN,NETHERLANDS
Shipment status may also be obtained from our Internet site in USA under hxxp://track.dhl-usa.com or Globally under hxxp://www.dhl.com/track
Please do not reply to this email. This is an automated application used only for sending proactive notifications
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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 June 5, 2018. | — | 2018-June-05
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