General Info

File name

09_10_v2.txt

Full analysis
https://app.any.run/tasks/2828b3fd-c77e-4625-a43e-c9758063c409
Verdict
Malicious activity
Threats:

Emotet is one of the most dangerous trojans to have been created. Over the course of its lifetime, it was upgraded to become a very destructive malware. It targets mostly corporate victims but even private users get infected in mass spam email campaigns.

Analysis date
10/9/2019, 17:59:39
OS:
Windows 7 Professional Service Pack 1 (build: 7601, 32 bit)
Tags:

emotet-doc

emotet

trojan

Indicators:

MIME:
text/plain
File info:
ASCII text, with no line terminators
MD5

c3feb9d6a13a0adbefc0a84643b6541e

SHA1

17765440e96913a3763a9fcc78cc3dd3985c8263

SHA256

10a25d3a26a54d5802ee4b2394d27c986a672ee98ea2c7e9d62723c3a435bc60

SSDEEP

3:N8t5WljYGCJq0p2mDSbrTIxK:2+lHCJqkmrn

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Software environment set and analysis options

Launch configuration

Task duration
300 seconds
Additional time used
240 seconds
Fakenet option
off
Heavy Evaision option
off
MITM proxy
off
Route via Tor
off
Network geolocation
off
Privacy
Public submission
Autoconfirmation of UAC
on

Software preset

  • Internet Explorer 8.0.7601.17514
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader DC MUI (15.023.20070)
  • Adobe Flash Player 26 ActiveX (26.0.0.131)
  • Adobe Flash Player 26 NPAPI (26.0.0.131)
  • Adobe Flash Player 26 PPAPI (26.0.0.131)
  • Adobe Refresh Manager (1.8.0)
  • CCleaner (5.35)
  • FileZilla Client 3.36.0 (3.36.0)
  • Google Chrome (75.0.3770.100)
  • Google Update Helper (1.3.34.7)
  • Java 8 Update 92 (8.0.920.14)
  • Java Auto Updater (2.8.92.14)
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.7.2 (4.7.03062)
  • Microsoft Office Access MUI (English) 2010 (14.0.6029.1000)
  • Microsoft Office Access Setup Metadata MUI (English) 2010 (14.0.6029.1000)
  • Microsoft Office Excel MUI (English) 2010 (14.0.6029.1000)
  • Microsoft Office OneNote MUI (English) 2010 (14.0.6029.1000)
  • Microsoft Office Outlook MUI (English) 2010 (14.0.6029.1000)
  • Microsoft Office PowerPoint MUI (English) 2010 (14.0.6029.1000)
  • Microsoft Office Professional 2010 (14.0.6029.1000)
  • Microsoft Office Proof (English) 2010 (14.0.6029.1000)
  • Microsoft Office Proof (French) 2010 (14.0.6029.1000)
  • Microsoft Office Proof (Spanish) 2010 (14.0.6029.1000)
  • Microsoft Office Proofing (English) 2010 (14.0.6029.1000)
  • Microsoft Office Publisher MUI (English) 2010 (14.0.6029.1000)
  • Microsoft Office Shared MUI (English) 2010 (14.0.6029.1000)
  • Microsoft Office Shared Setup Metadata MUI (English) 2010 (14.0.6029.1000)
  • Microsoft Office Single Image 2010 (14.0.6029.1000)
  • Microsoft Office Word MUI (English) 2010 (14.0.6029.1000)
  • Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable - x86 9.0.30729.6161 (9.0.30729.6161)
  • Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 x86 Redistributable - 10.0.40219 (10.0.40219)
  • Microsoft Visual C++ 2013 Redistributable (x86) - 12.0.30501 (12.0.30501.0)
  • Microsoft Visual C++ 2013 x86 Additional Runtime - 12.0.21005 (12.0.21005)
  • Microsoft Visual C++ 2013 x86 Minimum Runtime - 12.0.21005 (12.0.21005)
  • Microsoft Visual C++ 2015-2019 Redistributable (x86) - 14.21.27702 (14.21.27702.2)
  • Microsoft Visual C++ 2019 X86 Additional Runtime - 14.21.27702 (14.21.27702)
  • Microsoft Visual C++ 2019 X86 Minimum Runtime - 14.21.27702 (14.21.27702)
  • Mozilla Firefox 68.0.1 (x86 en-US) (68.0.1)
  • Notepad++ (32-bit x86) (7.5.1)
  • Opera 12.15 (12.15.1748)
  • Skype version 8.29 (8.29)
  • Update for Microsoft .NET Framework 4.7.2 (KB4087364) (1)
  • VLC media player (2.2.6)
  • WinRAR 5.60 (32-bit) (5.60.0)

Hotfixes

  • Client LanguagePack Package
  • Client Refresh LanguagePack Package
  • CodecPack Basic Package
  • Foundation Package
  • IE Troubleshooters Package
  • InternetExplorer Optional Package
  • KB2534111
  • KB2999226
  • KB4019990
  • KB976902
  • LocalPack AU Package
  • LocalPack CA Package
  • LocalPack GB Package
  • LocalPack US Package
  • LocalPack ZA Package
  • ProfessionalEdition
  • UltimateEdition

Behavior activities

MALICIOUS SUSPICIOUS INFO
Application was dropped or rewritten from another process
  • msptermsizes.exe (PID: 2084)
  • msptermsizes.exe (PID: 2752)
  • msptermsizes.exe (PID: 2548)
  • 178.exe (PID: 1784)
  • 178.exe (PID: 3956)
  • 178.exe (PID: 928)
  • 178.exe (PID: 1664)
  • msptermsizes.exe (PID: 2552)
  • msptermsizes.exe (PID: 1732)
  • msptermsizes.exe (PID: 3976)
  • 178.exe (PID: 2244)
  • 178.exe (PID: 3244)
  • msptermsizes.exe (PID: 3104)
  • msptermsizes.exe (PID: 2284)
  • 178.exe (PID: 3932)
  • 178.exe (PID: 3736)
Connects to CnC server
  • msptermsizes.exe (PID: 2552)
  • msptermsizes.exe (PID: 3104)
  • msptermsizes.exe (PID: 2752)
Emotet process was detected
  • 178.exe (PID: 1784)
  • 178.exe (PID: 2244)
  • 178.exe (PID: 3956)
  • 178.exe (PID: 3932)
EMOTET was detected
  • msptermsizes.exe (PID: 2752)
  • msptermsizes.exe (PID: 3104)
  • msptermsizes.exe (PID: 2552)
Changes the autorun value in the registry
  • msptermsizes.exe (PID: 2552)
Drops known malicious document
  • WINWORD.EXE (PID: 2424)
  • chrome.exe (PID: 2676)
  • chrome.exe (PID: 960)
Creates files in the user directory
  • powershell.exe (PID: 1468)
  • powershell.exe (PID: 3580)
  • powershell.exe (PID: 2060)
  • powershell.exe (PID: 2568)
  • powershell.exe (PID: 2664)
PowerShell script executed
  • powershell.exe (PID: 2060)
  • powershell.exe (PID: 3580)
  • powershell.exe (PID: 1468)
  • powershell.exe (PID: 2568)
  • powershell.exe (PID: 2664)
Executed via WMI
  • powershell.exe (PID: 2060)
  • powershell.exe (PID: 1468)
  • powershell.exe (PID: 3580)
  • powershell.exe (PID: 2568)
  • powershell.exe (PID: 2664)
Starts itself from another location
  • 178.exe (PID: 3956)
  • 178.exe (PID: 2244)
  • 178.exe (PID: 1784)
  • 178.exe (PID: 3932)
Executable content was dropped or overwritten
  • powershell.exe (PID: 2060)
  • 178.exe (PID: 2244)
  • 178.exe (PID: 1784)
  • 178.exe (PID: 3956)
  • powershell.exe (PID: 3580)
  • powershell.exe (PID: 2568)
  • 178.exe (PID: 3932)
  • powershell.exe (PID: 2664)
Application launched itself
  • 178.exe (PID: 1664)
  • 178.exe (PID: 3244)
  • WINWORD.EXE (PID: 2424)
Modifies files in Chrome extension folder
  • chrome.exe (PID: 2676)
Starts Microsoft Office Application
  • WINWORD.EXE (PID: 2424)
Manual execution by user
  • WINWORD.EXE (PID: 2972)
  • WINWORD.EXE (PID: 2452)
  • iexplore.exe (PID: 1572)
  • WINWORD.EXE (PID: 3832)
  • chrome.exe (PID: 2676)
  • WINWORD.EXE (PID: 2424)
Reads Microsoft Office registry keys
  • WINWORD.EXE (PID: 2972)
  • WINWORD.EXE (PID: 2452)
  • WINWORD.EXE (PID: 3832)
  • WINWORD.EXE (PID: 3852)
  • WINWORD.EXE (PID: 2424)
Creates files in the user directory
  • WINWORD.EXE (PID: 2452)
  • WINWORD.EXE (PID: 3832)
  • WINWORD.EXE (PID: 2424)
Changes internet zones settings
  • iexplore.exe (PID: 1572)
Reads internet explorer settings
  • iexplore.exe (PID: 2872)
Reads Internet Cache Settings
  • iexplore.exe (PID: 2872)
  • chrome.exe (PID: 2676)
Reads settings of System Certificates
  • powershell.exe (PID: 2568)
  • powershell.exe (PID: 2664)
Reads the hosts file
  • chrome.exe (PID: 960)
  • chrome.exe (PID: 2676)
Application launched itself
  • chrome.exe (PID: 2676)

Find more information about signature artifacts and mapping to MITRE ATT&CK™ MATRIX at the full report

Static information

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