Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID33154: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on July 10, 2018

2018-07-10T14:50:13
ID CISCO-THREAT-58415
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2018-07-10T14:50:13

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

58415

First Published:

2018 July 10 14:50 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 (RuleID33154) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Mys-TurkeySupplyQuote09072018.gz / Mys-TurkeySupplyQuote09072018.exe
| 274,432
| 0x059461B9C863397E991E4C489579773A

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

> Subject: Offer for supply; (SUPPLY TENDER)

> Message Body:

>
Hello Sir/Madam,
Can you supply your products attached to the government of Istanbul Turkey.
We buy in larger quantities if your company can supply.
Please reply to with your products details for more information.
Waiting for your reply soon.
Best Regards,
/Sales Responsible
, Istanbul
www.arkasline.com.tr
www.arkas.com.tr
Gemi varisi ve konteyner takibiyle ilgili bilgilere www.arkasline.com.tr ‘den ulasabilirsiniz.
Please see the updated vessel positions and container tracking from our website www.arkasline.com.tr.
Rezervasyon ?ncesi, mal cinsi "YAG ve T?REVLERI" (OILING PRODUCT), "SULANDIRILMIS ??Z?C?LER" (DILUTED OR ORGANIC SOLVENT), "TINER" (THINNER), "BOYA ve VERNIK ?IKARICILAR" (PREPARED PAINT and VARNISH REMOVERS) olan y?klemeleriniz i?in acentadan malin y?klenebilecegi konusunda onay alinmasi gerekmektedir. Onay alinmayan y?klemeler maalesef gemiye kabul edilmeyecektir.
This communication is confidential and may be privileged. Any unauthorized use or dissemination of this message in whole or in part is strictly prohibited and may be unlawful. If you receive this message by mistake, please notify the sender by return email and delete this message from your system. Elsevier B.V. (including its group companies) shall not be liable for any improper or incomplete transmission of the information contained in this communication or delay in its receipt. Any price quotes contained in this communication are merely indicative and may not be relied upon by the individual or entity receiving it. Any proposed transactions or quotes contained in this communication will not result in any legally binding or enforceable obligation or give rise to any obligation for reimbursement of any fees, expenses, costs or damages, unless an express agreement to that effect has been agreed upon, delivered and executed by the parties.
©2018, Elsevier BV. All rights reserved.
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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 July 10, 2018. | — | 2018-July-10
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