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Previously Malicious

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

Threat Information



Services Targeted



CMD Successful MSSQL Login Persistency - Image Hijack Execute MsSql Shell Command Create MsSql Procedure File Operation By CMD Access Suspicious Domain MSSQL Download and Execute Malicious File Persistency - Mime Filter Outgoing Connection

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Basic Information

IP Address




China Unicom Liaoning




Created Date


Updated Date




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_addsrvrolemember , sp_addextendedproc , sp_password , sp_droplogin and sp_addlogin

Create MsSql Procedure

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

Malicious File

c:\program files\microsoft sql server\mssql11.sqlexpress\mssql\binn\sqlservr.exe set the command line c:\windows\system32\taskmgr.exe to run using Persistency - Image Hijack

Persistency - Image Hijack

c:\windows\system32\regsvr32.exe installed a Persistency - Mime Filter backdoor by modifying Windows Registry 21 times

Persistency - Mime Filter

MSSQL executed 20 shell commands

Execute MsSql Shell Command

C:\ProgramData\max.exe was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Packer, Peid and Packer Compiler Signatures

Malicious File

The file C:\ProgramData\max.exe was downloaded and executed 3 times

Download and Execute

Process c:\programdata\max.exe generated outgoing network traffic to: 3 times

Outgoing Connection

Process c:\programdata\max.exe attempted to access suspicious domains: comcastbusiness.net 3 times

Access Suspicious Domain Outgoing Connection

Connection was closed due to user inactivity

Associated Files


SHA256: 0f2ad969ec507cc3e4fc0fd07d692275df16638d1e1de6815c3528ef14285bad

3584 bytes

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IP Address:​Previously Malicious