General Info

File name

free.Resources.Nexus Apex.exe

Full analysis
https://app.any.run/tasks/a4c97422-df34-41dc-9d9b-9a6a9d93de3a
Verdict
Malicious activity
Analysis date
7/11/2019, 18:41:53
OS:
Windows 7 Professional Service Pack 1 (build: 7601, 32 bit)
Indicators:

MIME:
application/x-dosexec
File info:
PE32 executable (console) Intel 80386, for MS Windows
MD5

10f5a8c90d22fc5ae30784e9225a6843

SHA1

844bcebd3ee9f485faddbeee6e1153520d1263fd

SHA256

3cb3562a3c02c48fd941260baa072fc388f0c6cab5c5f90a143caaab291cd9f9

SSDEEP

3072:07DhdC6kzWypvaQ0FxyNTBfFQ6yoFwQzzROAbrwiSizFEDfjVkEeqZWKAQlR/Kw6:0BlkZvaF4NTBtQCh3wiHGbjVkGZW92W

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Software environment set and analysis options

Launch configuration

Task duration
240 seconds
Additional time used
180 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 67.0.4 (x86 en-US) (67.0.4)
  • 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

No malicious indicators.

Starts CMD.EXE for commands execution
  • free.Resources.Nexus Apex.exe (PID: 3728)
Uses TASKKILL.EXE to kill process
  • cmd.exe (PID: 2312)
Removes files from Windows directory
  • cmd.exe (PID: 2312)

No info indicators.

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

Static information

TRiD
.exe
|   Win32 Executable MS Visual C++ (generic) (41%)
.exe
|   Win64 Executable (generic) (36.3%)
.dll
|   Win32 Dynamic Link Library (generic) (8.6%)
.exe
|   Win32 Executable (generic) (5.9%)
.exe
|   Win16/32 Executable Delphi generic (2.7%)
EXIF
EXE
MachineType:
Intel 386 or later, and compatibles
TimeStamp:
2019:05:16 16:07:02+02:00
PEType:
PE32
LinkerVersion:
2.5
CodeSize:
70656
InitializedDataSize:
145920
UninitializedDataSize:
null
EntryPoint:
0x1000
OSVersion:
4
ImageVersion:
null
SubsystemVersion:
4
Subsystem:
Windows command line
Summary
Architecture:
IMAGE_FILE_MACHINE_I386
Subsystem:
IMAGE_SUBSYSTEM_WINDOWS_CUI
Compilation Date:
16-May-2019 14:07:02
DOS Header
Magic number:
MZ
Bytes on last page of file:
0x0090
Pages in file:
0x0003
Relocations:
0x0000
Size of header:
0x0004
Min extra paragraphs:
0x0000
Max extra paragraphs:
0xFFFF
Initial SS value:
0x0000
Initial SP value:
0x00B8
Checksum:
0x0000
Initial IP value:
0x0000
Initial CS value:
0x0000
Overlay number:
0x0000
OEM identifier:
0x0000
OEM information:
0x0000
Address of NE header:
0x00000080
PE Headers
Signature:
PE
Machine:
IMAGE_FILE_MACHINE_I386
Number of sections:
5
Time date stamp:
16-May-2019 14:07:02
Pointer to Symbol Table:
0x00000000
Number of symbols:
0
Size of Optional Header:
0x00E0
Characteristics
IMAGE_FILE_32BIT_MACHINE
IMAGE_FILE_EXECUTABLE_IMAGE
IMAGE_FILE_LINE_NUMS_STRIPPED
IMAGE_FILE_LOCAL_SYMS_STRIPPED
IMAGE_FILE_RELOCS_STRIPPED
Sections
Name Virtual Address Virtual Size Raw Size Charateristics Entropy
.code 0x00001000 0x0000387E 0x00003A00 IMAGE_SCN_CNT_CODE,IMAGE_SCN_MEM_EXECUTE,IMAGE_SCN_MEM_READ 5.52922
.text 0x00005000 0x0000D962 0x0000DA00 IMAGE_SCN_CNT_CODE,IMAGE_SCN_MEM_EXECUTE,IMAGE_SCN_MEM_READ 6.56249
.rdata 0x00013000 0x000033A5 0x00003400 IMAGE_SCN_CNT_INITIALIZED_DATA,IMAGE_SCN_MEM_READ 7.11184
.data 0x00017000 0x0000178C 0x00001200 IMAGE_SCN_CNT_INITIALIZED_DATA,IMAGE_SCN_MEM_READ,IMAGE_SCN_MEM_WRITE 5.10321
.rsrc 0x00019000 0x0001F35C 0x0001F400 IMAGE_SCN_CNT_INITIALIZED_DATA,IMAGE_SCN_MEM_READ 7.89626
Resources
1

2

3

4

5

4D7E1ACD73

7304E8821618A2A70FFA1558FE2C45E7

7F5F2983F755C06844073D843742BCEA3C2E0D2B

8E456C05A92EE152DCC9209F15FD16B6

Imports
    MSVCRT.dll

    KERNEL32.dll

    USER32.DLL

    GDI32.DLL

    COMCTL32.DLL

    SHELL32.DLL

    WINMM.DLL

    OLE32.DLL

    SHLWAPI.DLL

Exports

    No exports.

Screenshots

Processes

Total processes
41
Monitored processes
5
Malicious processes
2
Suspicious processes
0

Behavior graph

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start free.resources.nexus apex.exe no specs free.resources.nexus apex.exe cmd.exe no specs taskkill.exe no specs taskkill.exe no specs
Specs description
Program did not start
Integrity level elevation
Task сontains an error or was rebooted
Process has crashed
Task contains several apps running
Executable file was dropped
Debug information is available
Process was injected
Network attacks were detected
Application downloaded the executable file
Actions similar to stealing personal data
Behavior similar to exploiting the vulnerability
Inspected object has sucpicious PE structure
File is detected by antivirus software
CPU overrun
RAM overrun
Process starts the services
Process was added to the startup
Behavior similar to spam
Low-level access to the HDD
Probably Tor was used
System was rebooted
Connects to the network
Known threat

Process information

Click at the process to see the details.

PID
2212
CMD
"C:\Users\admin\AppData\Local\Temp\free.Resources.Nexus Apex.exe"
Path
C:\Users\admin\AppData\Local\Temp\free.Resources.Nexus Apex.exe
Indicators
No indicators
Parent process
––
User
admin
Integrity Level
MEDIUM
Exit code
3221226540
Version:
Company
Description
Version
Modules
Image
c:\systemroot\system32\ntdll.dll

PID
3728
CMD
"C:\Users\admin\AppData\Local\Temp\free.Resources.Nexus Apex.exe"
Path
C:\Users\admin\AppData\Local\Temp\free.Resources.Nexus Apex.exe
Indicators
Parent process
––
User
admin
Integrity Level
HIGH
Version:
Company
Description
Version
Modules
Image
c:\users\admin\appdata\local\temp\free.resources.nexus apex.exe
c:\systemroot\system32\ntdll.dll
c:\windows\system32\kernel32.dll
c:\windows\system32\kernelbase.dll
c:\windows\system32\msvcrt.dll
c:\windows\system32\user32.dll
c:\windows\system32\gdi32.dll
c:\windows\system32\lpk.dll
c:\windows\system32\usp10.dll
c:\windows\winsxs\x86_microsoft.windows.common-controls_6595b64144ccf1df_6.0.7601.17514_none_41e6975e2bd6f2b2\comctl32.dll
c:\windows\system32\shlwapi.dll
c:\windows\system32\shell32.dll
c:\windows\system32\winmm.dll
c:\windows\system32\ole32.dll
c:\windows\system32\rpcrt4.dll
c:\windows\system32\imm32.dll
c:\windows\system32\msctf.dll
c:\windows\system32\cryptbase.dll
c:\windows\system32\apphelp.dll

PID
2312
CMD
"C:\Windows\system32\cmd" /c "C:\Users\admin\AppData\Local\Temp\6CC8.tmp\6CC9.tmp\6CCA.bat "C:\Users\admin\AppData\Local\Temp\free.Resources.Nexus Apex.exe""
Path
C:\Windows\system32\cmd.exe
Indicators
No indicators
Parent process
free.Resources.Nexus Apex.exe
User
admin
Integrity Level
HIGH
Version:
Company
Microsoft Corporation
Description
Windows Command Processor
Version
6.1.7601.17514 (win7sp1_rtm.101119-1850)
Modules
Image
c:\windows\system32\cmd.exe
c:\systemroot\system32\ntdll.dll
c:\windows\system32\kernel32.dll
c:\windows\system32\kernelbase.dll
c:\windows\system32\msvcrt.dll
c:\windows\system32\winbrand.dll
c:\windows\system32\user32.dll
c:\windows\system32\gdi32.dll
c:\windows\system32\lpk.dll
c:\windows\system32\usp10.dll
c:\windows\system32\imm32.dll
c:\windows\system32\msctf.dll
c:\windows\system32\advapi32.dll
c:\windows\system32\sechost.dll
c:\windows\system32\rpcrt4.dll
c:\windows\system32\apphelp.dll

PID
3956
CMD
taskkill /f /im EpicGamesLauncher.exe
Path
C:\Windows\system32\taskkill.exe
Indicators
No indicators
Parent process
cmd.exe
User
admin
Integrity Level
HIGH
Exit code
128
Version:
Company
Microsoft Corporation
Description
Terminates Processes
Version
6.1.7600.16385 (win7_rtm.090713-1255)
Modules
Image
c:\windows\system32\taskkill.exe
c:\systemroot\system32\ntdll.dll
c:\windows\system32\kernel32.dll
c:\windows\system32\kernelbase.dll
c:\windows\system32\msvcrt.dll
c:\windows\system32\advapi32.dll
c:\windows\system32\sechost.dll
c:\windows\system32\rpcrt4.dll
c:\windows\system32\version.dll
c:\windows\system32\user32.dll
c:\windows\system32\gdi32.dll
c:\windows\system32\lpk.dll
c:\windows\system32\usp10.dll
c:\windows\system32\mpr.dll
c:\windows\system32\ole32.dll
c:\windows\system32\oleaut32.dll
c:\windows\system32\secur32.dll
c:\windows\system32\sspicli.dll
c:\windows\system32\ws2_32.dll
c:\windows\system32\nsi.dll
c:\windows\system32\framedynos.dll
c:\windows\system32\wtsapi32.dll
c:\windows\system32\netapi32.dll
c:\windows\system32\netutils.dll
c:\windows\system32\srvcli.dll
c:\windows\system32\wkscli.dll
c:\windows\system32\dbghelp.dll
c:\windows\system32\shlwapi.dll
c:\windows\system32\imm32.dll
c:\windows\system32\msctf.dll
c:\windows\system32\cryptbase.dll
c:\windows\system32\clbcatq.dll
c:\windows\system32\wbem\wbemprox.dll
c:\windows\system32\wbemcomn.dll
c:\windows\system32\winsta.dll
c:\windows\system32\cryptsp.dll
c:\windows\system32\rsaenh.dll
c:\windows\system32\rpcrtremote.dll
c:\windows\system32\wbem\wbemsvc.dll
c:\windows\system32\wbem\fastprox.dll
c:\windows\system32\ntdsapi.dll

PID
3912
CMD
taskkill /f /im FortniteClient-Win64-Shipping.exe
Path
C:\Windows\system32\taskkill.exe
Indicators
No indicators
Parent process
cmd.exe
User
admin
Integrity Level
HIGH
Exit code
128
Version:
Company
Microsoft Corporation
Description
Terminates Processes
Version
6.1.7600.16385 (win7_rtm.090713-1255)
Modules
Image
c:\windows\system32\taskkill.exe
c:\systemroot\system32\ntdll.dll
c:\windows\system32\kernel32.dll
c:\windows\system32\kernelbase.dll
c:\windows\system32\advapi32.dll
c:\windows\system32\msvcrt.dll
c:\windows\system32\rpcrt4.dll
c:\windows\system32\sechost.dll
c:\windows\system32\version.dll
c:\windows\system32\user32.dll
c:\windows\system32\gdi32.dll
c:\windows\system32\lpk.dll
c:\windows\system32\usp10.dll
c:\windows\system32\mpr.dll
c:\windows\system32\ole32.dll
c:\windows\system32\oleaut32.dll
c:\windows\system32\secur32.dll
c:\windows\system32\sspicli.dll
c:\windows\system32\ws2_32.dll
c:\windows\system32\nsi.dll
c:\windows\system32\framedynos.dll
c:\windows\system32\wtsapi32.dll
c:\windows\system32\netapi32.dll
c:\windows\system32\netutils.dll
c:\windows\system32\srvcli.dll
c:\windows\system32\wkscli.dll
c:\windows\system32\dbghelp.dll
c:\windows\system32\shlwapi.dll
c:\windows\system32\imm32.dll
c:\windows\system32\msctf.dll
c:\windows\system32\cryptbase.dll
c:\windows\system32\clbcatq.dll
c:\windows\system32\wbem\wbemprox.dll
c:\windows\system32\wbemcomn.dll
c:\windows\system32\winsta.dll
c:\windows\system32\cryptsp.dll
c:\windows\system32\rsaenh.dll
c:\windows\system32\rpcrtremote.dll
c:\windows\system32\wbem\wbemsvc.dll
c:\windows\system32\wbem\fastprox.dll
c:\windows\system32\ntdsapi.dll

Registry activity

Total events
14
Read events
14
Write events
0
Delete events
0

Modification events

No registry activity.

Files activity

Executable files
0
Suspicious files
0
Text files
1
Unknown types
0

Dropped files

PID
Process
Filename
Type
3728
free.Resources.Nexus Apex.exe
C:\Users\admin\AppData\Local\Temp\6CC8.tmp\6CC9.tmp\6CCA.bat
text
MD5: b071f1ebb7d5f7afee013e89d526a3ba
SHA256: 44001d4bd5d953ed28936db8a11f929cbe561a10cae3383bdaa7c81b0f747176

Find more information of the staic content and download it at the full report

Network activity

HTTP(S) requests
0
TCP/UDP connections
0
DNS requests
1
Threats
0

HTTP requests

No HTTP requests.

Connections

No connections.

DNS requests

Domain IP Reputation
desktop.ini No response unknown

Threats

No threats detected.

Debug output strings

No debug info.