IP Address: 172.98.196.150Previously Malicious

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IP Address:
172.98.196.150​
Previously Malicious

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

Threat Information

Role

Attacker, Scanner

Services Targeted

MSSQL

Tags

IDS - Attempted User Privilege Gain File Operation By CMD DNS Query Create MsSql Table Successful MSSQL Login MSSQL MSSQL Brute Force Drop MsSql Table CMD Create MsSql Procedure Outgoing Connection Access Suspicious Domain

Associated Attack Servers

cct119.com

152.136.195.35 115.230.127.72

Basic Information

IP Address

172.98.196.150

Domain

-

ISP

Centrilogic

Country

United States

WHOIS

Created Date

-

Updated Date

-

Organization

-

First seen in Guardicore Centra

2019-08-11

Last seen in Guardicore Centra

2019-08-25

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 username: sa - Authentication policy: Reached Max Attempts (Part of a Brute Force Attempt)

MSSQL Brute Force Successful MSSQL Login

A user logged in using MSSQL with the following username: sa - Authentication policy: Previously Approved User (Part of a Brute Force Attempt) 9 times

MSSQL Brute Force Successful MSSQL Login

A user logged in using MSSQL with the following credentials: Chred1433 / ******************* - Authentication policy: Reached Max Attempts (Part of a Brute Force Attempt)

MSSQL Brute Force Successful MSSQL Login

A user logged in using MSSQL with the following credentials: KHB / ********* - Authentication policy: Reached Max Attempts (Part of a Brute Force Attempt)

MSSQL Brute Force Successful MSSQL Login

MSSQL procedures were created: sp_addextendedproc and sp_dropextendedproc

Create MsSql Procedure

A user logged in using MSSQL with the following credentials: Chred1433 / ******************* - Authentication policy: Previously Approved User (Part of a Brute Force Attempt)

MSSQL Brute Force Successful MSSQL Login

A user logged in using MSSQL with the following credentials: KHB / ********* - Authentication policy: Previously Approved User (Part of a Brute Force Attempt) 2 times

MSSQL Brute Force Successful MSSQL Login

A user logged in using MSSQL with the following credentials: Chred1433 / ******************* - Authentication policy: Previously Approved User (Part of a Brute Force Attempt)

MSSQL Brute Force Successful MSSQL Login

Process c:\windows\system32\ftp.exe attempted to access suspicious domains: cct119.com 3 times

DNS Query Outgoing Connection Access Suspicious Domain

Process c:\windows\system32\ftp.exe generated outgoing network traffic to: 115.230.127.72:21 3 times

Outgoing Connection

Process c:\windows\system32\ftp.exe generated outgoing network traffic to: 152.136.195.35:21 4 times

Outgoing Connection

Process c:\windows\system32\ftp.exe generated outgoing network traffic to: 152.136.195.35:21

Outgoing Connection

MSSQL tables were dropped: #A1E89578 and #A3D0DDEA

Drop MsSql Table

MSSQL tables were created: #temp_jobs_to_delete________________________________________________________________________________________________000000000002 , #temp_jobs_to_delete________________________________________________________________________________________________000000000003 and #temp_jobs_to_delete________________________________________________________________________________________________000000000004

Create MsSql Table

IDS detected Attempted User Privilege Gain : MS-SQL SQL Injection closing string plus line comment

IDS - Attempted User Privilege Gain

Connection was closed due to timeout

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IP Address: 172.98.196.150​Previously Malicious