IP Address: 202.65.157.176Previously Malicious

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IP Address:
202.65.157.176​
Previously Malicious

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

Threat Information

Role

Attacker

Services Targeted

MSSQL

Tags

IDS - Attempted User Privilege Gain File Operation By CMD Outgoing Connection MSSQL Service Creation Driver Creation Driver Start Execute MsSql Shell Command Access Suspicious Domain Create MsSql Procedure Drop MsSql Table Service Start Successful MSSQL Login Download File Service Stop MSSQL Null Session Login MSSQL Brute Force DNS Query CMD HTTP Service Configuration Persistency - Logon Download and Execute

Connect Back Servers

down.mys2018.xyz apps.identrust.com ip.seeip.org ctldl.windowsupdate.com js.mys2018.xyz triangleww.com down.1226bye.pw gamesoxalic.com js.1226bye.pw

223.25.247.240 66.117.6.174

Basic Information

IP Address

202.65.157.176

Domain

-

ISP

Pioneer Elabs

Country

India

WHOIS

Created Date

-

Updated Date

-

Organization

-

First seen in Guardicore Centra

2018-12-09

Last seen in Guardicore Centra

2019-02-03

What is Guardicore Centra
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Attack Flow

A user logged in using MSSQL with the following credentials: sa / ****** - Authentication policy: White List (Part of a Brute Force Attempt)

MSSQL Brute Force 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

MSSQL tables were dropped: #A3D0E95C and #A1E8A0EA

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.1226bye.pw and gamesoxalic.com

DNS Query Access Suspicious Domain Outgoing Connection

Process c:\windows\system32\ftp.exe generated outgoing network traffic to: 66.117.6.174:21

Outgoing Connection

Process c:\windows\system32\regsvr32.exe attempted to access suspicious domains: js.1226bye.pw 2 times

DNS Query Access Suspicious Domain

MSSQL executed 2 shell commands

Execute MsSql Shell Command

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

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

IDS - Attempted User Privilege Gain

Process c:\windows\system\cab.exe generated outgoing network traffic to: 223.25.247.240:80

Outgoing Connection

Process c:\windows\system\cab.exe attempted to access suspicious domains: triangleww.com

Access Suspicious Domain Outgoing Connection

The file C:\Windows\System\msinfo.exe was downloaded and executed 2 times

Download and Execute

The file C:\Windows\SysWOW64\wpcap.dll was downloaded and loaded by c:\windows\system\msinfo.exe

Download and Execute

The file C:\Windows\SysWOW64\npptools.dll was downloaded and loaded by c:\windows\system\msinfo.exe

Download and Execute

c:\windows\system32\services.exe installed and started c:\windows\system\msinfo.exe as a service named xWinWpdSrv under service group None

Service Creation Service Start

Service netprofm was stopped

Service Stop

Process c:\windows\system\msinfo.exe attempted to access suspicious domains: ip.seeip.org

DNS Query Access Suspicious Domain

Process c:\windows\system\msinfo.exe attempted to access domains: apps.identrust.com and ctldl.windowsupdate.com

DNS Query

csrs.exe was downloaded

Download File

The file C:\Windows\System32\drivers\npf.sys was downloaded and loaded by system

Download and Execute

c:\windows\system32\services.exe installed and started system32\drivers\npf.sys as a service named NPF under service group None

Service Creation Driver Start

Connection was closed due to timeout

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IP Address: 202.65.157.176​Previously Malicious