Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID32922: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 7, 2018

2018-06-07T20:49:42
ID CISCO-THREAT-58066
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2018-06-07T20:49:42

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

58066

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 (RuleID32922) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
doc87076-650420170607.PDF.gz / doc87076-650420170607.PDF.exe
| 675,328
| 0x89F1C4CBCBCB71143d3FA49F5B76BEC3

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

> Subject: RE: Second Order Inquiry!!!

> Message Body:

>
Dear Sir,
Ples send us your active mobile cell phone number I have been calling
your Office line since morning without luck, attach is second PO, see my
comments on areas marked in RED immediately. Kindly amend and send us
the revised.
Best regards,
Sales Manager

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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