Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID33379: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on August 13, 2018

2018-08-15T13:45:03
ID CISCO-THREAT-58752
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2018-08-15T13:45:03

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

58752

First Published:

2018 August 15 13:45 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 (RuleID33379) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
188-TRADING CO.'s YETA GUANGZHOU, LTD.'s.jepg.jar
| 542,672
| 0xD2F946E0EF17373161C80E5F1FE619BB

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

> Subject: Re: //TOP URGENT// Doc-BL draft copy

> Message Body:

>
**Good Morning,
Pls find attached BL draft on 06/08/2018 for your ref,
Today we have dispatched original documents.
Kindly check & confirm all the details are in order,


SHIPPER: XIAMEN:STEP:STONE:CO.,LTD....
UNITS1805-1806,NO.6:BUILDING,
Xinglin: BAY: of the OPERATION: CENTER, J IMEI
DISTRICT,XIAMEN,:CHINA
On behalf of
TRADING CO.'s YETA GUANGZHOU, LTD.'s.
The ADD: Room 1702B, Yian Plaza, 33 is Jiansheliu Ma Road,
. Yuexiu District, of Guangzhou, China 510060, China "


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 August 13, 2018. | — | 2018-August-15
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