IP Address: 123.173.87.132Previously Malicious

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IP Address:
123.173.87.132​
Previously Malicious

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

Threat Information

Role

Attacker

Services Targeted

MSSQL

Tags

DNS Query Create MsSql Procedure Drop MsSql Table Outgoing Connection Persistency - Winlogon Hook Successful Login Access Suspicious Domain Malicious File Download and Execute Listening Successful MSSQL Login IDS - Attempted User Privilege Gain Persistency - Logon Execute MsSql Shell Command

Connect Back Servers

c9afae3a94.pw zcop.ru js.mys2016.info 8a66446ab5.pw kr1s.ru 2no.co iplogger.co ioad.pw down.mys2016.info

195.208.1.107 81.177.135.35

Basic Information

IP Address

123.173.87.132

Domain

-

ISP

China Telecom JILIN

Country

China

WHOIS

Created Date

-

Updated Date

-

Organization

-

First seen in Guardicore Centra

2018-08-10

Last seen in Guardicore Centra

2018-08-29

What is Guardicore Centra
Guardicore Centra is a data center and cloud security solution that protects the organization's core assets, using flexible, quickly deployed and easy to understand micro-segmentation controls. Centra generates in-context security incidents, with details on attacker tools and techniques, that help IR teams prioritize incident investigation and reduce dwell time. Learn More

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

IDS detected Attempted User Privilege Gain : sp_password - password change

IDS - Attempted User Privilege Gain

IDS detected Attempted User Privilege Gain : xp_cmdshell - program execution

IDS - Attempted User Privilege Gain

IDS detected Attempted User Privilege Gain : xp_reg* - registry access

IDS - Attempted User Privilege Gain

IDS detected Attempted User Privilege Gain : SQL sp_configure - configuration change

IDS - Attempted User Privilege Gain

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

Malicious File

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

Malicious File

MSSQL tables were dropped: #A3D0D5ED and #A1E88D7B

Drop MsSql Table

IDS detected Attempted User Privilege Gain : sp_start_job - program execution

IDS - Attempted User Privilege Gain

Process c:\windows\system32\ftp.exe attempted to access suspicious domains: down.mys2016.info

Outgoing Connection DNS Query Access Suspicious Domain

Process c:\windows\system32\ftp.exe generated outgoing network traffic to: 81.177.135.35:21

Outgoing Connection

Process c:\windows\system32\ftp.exe started listening on ports: 49159

Listening

Process c:\windows\system32\regsvr32.exe attempted to access suspicious domains: js.mys2016.info

DNS Query Access Suspicious Domain

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\INetCache\IE\v[1].sct was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Suspicious Strings and Maldoc Powerpointmouse

Malicious File

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

PowerShell session started by c:\windows\system32\windowspowershell\v1.0\powershell.exe

Process c:\windows\system32\windowspowershell\v1.0\powershell.exe attempted to access suspicious domains: kr1s.ru

Outgoing Connection DNS Query Access Suspicious Domain

Process c:\windows\system32\windowspowershell\v1.0\powershell.exe generated outgoing network traffic to: 195.208.1.107:80

Outgoing Connection

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Temp\king.exe was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Packer Compiler Signatures, Peid, Antidebug Antivm and Crypto Signatures

Malicious File

Process c:\users\admini~1\appdata\local\temp\king.exe attempted to access suspicious domains: iplogger.co and kr1s.ru

DNS Query Access Suspicious Domain

MSSQL executed 2 shell commands

Execute MsSql Shell Command

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Temp\doc.exe was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Packer Compiler Signatures, Peid, Antidebug Antivm and Crypto Signatures

Malicious File

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\INetCache\IE\doc[1].dat was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Packer Compiler Signatures, Peid, Antidebug Antivm and Crypto Signatures

Malicious File

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Temp\nstECF4.tmp\inetc.dll was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Packer Compiler Signatures, Peid and Antidebug Antivm

Malicious File

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Roaming\Temps\DOC001.exe was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Packer Compiler Signatures, Peid, Antidebug Antivm and Crypto Signatures

Malicious File

The file C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Roaming\Temps\DOC001.exe was downloaded and executed

Download and Execute

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Roaming\Temps\NsCpuCNMiner32.exe was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Malw Xmrig Miner, Packer Compiler Signatures, Antidebug Antivm, Crypto Signatures and Suspicious Strings

Malicious File

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Roaming\Temps\NsCpuCNMiner64.exe was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Peid, Crypto Signatures, Antidebug Antivm, Packer Compiler Signatures, Malw Xmrig Miner and Suspicious Strings

Malicious File

Process c:\users\administrator\appdata\roaming\temps\doc001.exe attempted to access suspicious domains: zcop.ru and kr1s.ru

DNS Query Access Suspicious Domain

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Temp\nsd1210.tmp\inetc.dll was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Packer Compiler Signatures, Peid and Antidebug Antivm

Malicious File

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Temp\java.exe was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Packer Compiler Signatures, Antidebug Antivm and Crypto Signatures

Malicious File

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\INetCache\IE\java[1].dat was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Packer Compiler Signatures, Antidebug Antivm and Crypto Signatures

Malicious File

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Temp\java12.exe was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Maldoc Somerules, Peid, Packer Compiler Signatures, Antidebug Antivm and Suspicious Strings

Malicious File

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Temp\Javatemp\jar2.exe was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Packer Compiler Signatures, Antidebug Antivm and Crypto Signatures

Malicious File

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Temp\Javatemp\temps.7z1 was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Antidebug Antivm

Malicious File

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\INetCache\IE\java12[1].dat was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Maldoc Somerules, Peid, Packer Compiler Signatures, Antidebug Antivm and Suspicious Strings

Malicious File

C:\ProgramData\{48346702-4834-4834-483467020492}\lsm.exe was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Maldoc Somerules, Peid, Packer Compiler Signatures, Antidebug Antivm and Suspicious Strings

Malicious File

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Roaming\dhelper.exe was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Packer Compiler Signatures, Peid and Antidebug Antivm

Malicious File

Process c:\users\admini~1\appdata\local\temp\java12.exe attempted to access suspicious domains: 2no.co and ioad.pw

DNS Query Access Suspicious Domain

The command line C:\ProgramData\{48346702-4834-4834-483467020492}\lsm.exe was scheduled to run by modifying C:\Windows\System32\Tasks\Microsoft LocalManager[Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard]

c:\users\admini~1\appdata\local\temp\javatemp\jar2.exe installed a Persistency - Winlogon Hook backdoor by modifying Windows Registry

Persistency - Winlogon Hook

The file C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Roaming\dhelper.exe was downloaded and executed

Download and Execute

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Temp\nss1D4C.tmp\nsExec.dll was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Packer Compiler Signatures and Antidebug Antivm

Malicious File

Process c:\users\administrator\appdata\roaming\dhelper.exe attempted to access suspicious domains: c9afae3a94.pw and 8a66446ab5.pw

DNS Query Access Suspicious Domain

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\x86\86x.exe was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Packer Compiler Signatures, Antidebug Antivm and Crypto Signatures

Malicious File

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\INetCache\IE\86x[1].dat was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Packer Compiler Signatures, Antidebug Antivm and Crypto Signatures

Malicious File

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\x64\dether.exe was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Peid, Crypto Signatures, Antidebug Antivm, Packer Compiler Signatures, Malw Xmrig Miner and Suspicious Strings

Malicious File

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\INetCache\IE\data[1].dat was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Peid, Crypto Signatures, Antidebug Antivm, Packer Compiler Signatures, Malw Xmrig Miner and Suspicious Strings

Malicious File

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Temp\Tmp3815.tmp was identified as malicious by YARA according to rules: Packer, Peid and Packer Compiler Signatures

Malicious File

The file C:\ProgramData\{48346702-4834-4834-483467020492}\lsm.exe was downloaded and executed

Download and Execute

Connection was closed due to timeout

Associated Files

C:\ProgramData\{48346702-4834-4834-483467020492}\lsm.exe

SHA256: 0390b466a8af2405dc269fd58fe2e3f34c3219464dcf3d06c64d01e07821cd7a

204,800 bytes

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Roaming\dhelper.exe

SHA256: 6864f1e5a0492e69eebfeab9e2ebd712363141d46102a96bfce02924081c7762

2,179,584 bytes

C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Roaming\Temps\DOC001.exe

SHA256: d2e8b77fe0ddb96c4d52a34f9498dc7dd885c7b11b8745b78f3f6beaeec8e191

1,033,460 bytes

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IP Address: 123.173.87.132​Previously Malicious