Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID32908: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on June 21, 2018

2018-06-21T19:56:55
ID CISCO-THREAT-58252
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2018-06-21T19:56:55

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

58252

First Published:

2018 June 21 19:56 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 (RuleID32908) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Trace#455.jar
| 657,387
| 0x7F4D70AFDB2388234E8AB0D7882437B6

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

> Subject: Remittance Copy

> Message Body:

>
Good day Sir/ Madam,
Please find the attached payment copy.
Materials Department
Jotel AS
This email and files transmitted with it are intended for, and should be read by the intended addressee. Its contents are confidential, and if you are not the intended addressee, please notify the sender immediately and delete all records of the message from your computer. Any reproduction, dissemination, copying, disclosure, modification, distribution and / or publication of this message without the prior written consent of the sender are strictly prohibited. The contents of this communication represent the sender's personal views and opinions, which do not necessarily reflect those of Rotana Hotels. Please note, a third party could alter this electronic message, either intentionally or unintentionally.
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Revision History

  • Version | Description | Section | Date
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    1 | Initial release to report significant activity detected by Cisco Security on June 21, 2018. | — | 2018-June-21
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