Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID32902: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 7, 2018

2018-06-07T20:49:57
ID CISCO-THREAT-58063
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2018-06-07T20:49:57

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

58063

First Published:

2018 June 7 20:49 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 (RuleID32902) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
78997523256225544937_QUOTE.gz / 78997523256225544937_QUOTE.exe
| 380,928
| 0x6765F2D1C0E263B9EBD8048DB4B02123

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

> Subject: Request For Quotation ( URGENT )

> Message Body:

> Dear Sir,
Could you please quote your best price and delivery time for the below attached products as early as possible.
Please provide Data Sheet and catalogues with your offer for approval.
Your kind feedback will be highly appreciated.
Best Regards
Kind Regards,
Eng.
Director - Saudi Arabia
INSTASPHARMA CO. LTD (Middle East)
Website: www.intaspharma.com
Please note that this e-mail and its attachments are intended for the named addressee only and may contain information that is confidential and privileged. If you have by coincidence or mistake or without specific authorization received this e-mail and its attachments we request that you notify us immediately that you have received them in error, uphold strict confidentiality and neither read, copy, nor otherwise make use of their content in any way. Please note that the sender of this e-mail and its attachments is solely responsible for its content if it does not concern the operations of Intas group or its subsidiaries.

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 7, 2018. | — | 2018-June-07
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