Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID33528: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on August 12, 2018

2018-08-13T12:39:18
ID CISCO-THREAT-58663
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2018-08-13T12:39:18

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

58663

First Published:

2018 August 13 12:39 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 (RuleID33528) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
Original shipping docs..BL.jar
| 517,947
| 0x0E0E26A24BA91969200D28E42CDD1EA6

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

> Message Body:

>
Dear Customer,
Attached is the Original Shipping documents and BL as assigned to deliver to you.
Notification for shipment event group "Pick Up" for 14th July, 2018.
AWB Number: 1343355146
Pickup Date: 2018-08-14 14:44:09
Service: Express
Pieces: 2
Cust. Ref:
Description: COMMERCIAL INVOICE, BILL OF LADING, ETC DOC
Regards.
Thank you for shipping with DHL Express!
Deutsche Post DHL - The Mail & Logistics Group.
2015 © DHL International GmbH. All rights reserved.
Terms & Conditions | Privacy Statement
----- End forwarded message -----
----- End forwarded message -----

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
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    1 | Initial release to report significant activity detected by Cisco Security on August 12, 2018. | — | 2018-August-13
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