Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID32916: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 7, 2018

2018-06-07T20:03:41
ID CISCO-THREAT-58070
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2018-06-07T20:03:41

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

58070

First Published:

2018 June 7 20:03 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 (RuleID32916) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
T-II21739086.ace
| 264,616
| 0xBB86DBB3EFF0C143ED2A74FF5E10696D

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

> Subject: NEW PO 090069

> Message Body:

> Good morning
Pleases see new attached po for order entry
Sincerest Thanks,
Purchasing Agent
Niacc-Avitech Technologies
DISCLAIMER: The information contained in this e-mail and its attachments are
intended solely for the use of the individual (s) to whom it is
addressed and contains information that is confidential and the property
of HEICO Corporation or one of its subsidiaries. If the reader of this
e-mail is not the intended recipient, you are hereby notified that any
dissemination, distribution, or copying of this e-mail is strictly
prohibited. If you have received this e-mail in error, please notify us
immediately and destroy the e-mail. Thank you.

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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