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Previously Malicious

This IP address attempted an attack on a machine protected by Guardicore Centra

Threat Information


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Services Targeted



WMI Method Malicious File Drop MsSql Table Execute MsSql Shell Command File Operation By CMD Persistency - Logon Outgoing Connection WMI Persistence Access Suspicious Domain Create MsSql Procedure DNS Query MSSQL CMD Successful MSSQL Login

Associated Attack Servers

js.mys2018.xyz down.mys2018.xyz

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First seen in Guardicore Centra


Last seen in Guardicore Centra


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Attack Flow

A user logged in using MSSQL with the following credentials: sa / ****** - Authentication policy: White List

Successful MSSQL Login

MSSQL procedures were created: sp_password , sp_addsrvrolemember , sp_addextendedproc , sp_droplogin and sp_addlogin

Create MsSql Procedure

C:\Windows\System32\wbem\123.bat was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Suspicious Strings

Malicious File

MSSQL tables were dropped: #A3D0D5ED and #A1E88D7B

Drop MsSql Table

C:\Windows\System32\PerfStringse.ini was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Suspicious Strings

Malicious File

WMI persistence was detected. Consumers used: ActiveScriptEventConsumer

WMI Persistence

WMI methods were executed: Win32_LogicalFileSecuritySetting.Path="scrrun.dll"::SetSecurityDescriptor , Win32_LogicalFileSecuritySetting.Path="WSHom.Ocx"::SetSecurityDescriptor , Win32_LogicalFileSecuritySetting.Path="vbscript.dll"::SetSecurityDescriptor and Win32_LogicalFileSecuritySetting.Path="jscript.dll"::SetSecurityDescriptor

WMI Method

c:\program files\microsoft sql server\mssql11.sqlexpress\mssql\binn\sqlservr.exe set the command line cmd /c start /min c:\windows\system32\wbem\123.bat to run using Persistency - Logon

Persistency - Logon

MSSQL executed 2 shell commands

Execute MsSql Shell Command

Process c:\windows\system32\ftp.exe attempted to access suspicious domains: down.mys2018.xyz

DNS Query Outgoing Connection Access Suspicious Domain

Process c:\windows\system32\ftp.exe generated outgoing network traffic to:

Outgoing Connection

Process c:\windows\system32\regsvr32.exe attempted to access suspicious domains: js.mys2018.xyz

DNS Query Access Suspicious Domain

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Temp\Tmp59BE.tmp was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Packer, Peid and Packer Compiler Signatures

Malicious File

Connection was closed due to user inactivity

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IP Address:​Previously Malicious