General Info

URL

http://update.iobit.com/dl/advanced-systemcare-setup.exe

Full analysis
https://app.any.run/tasks/cce95e2e-e454-43c6-aea6-d5278570a32c
Verdict
Malicious activity
Analysis date
3/14/2019, 11:54:52
OS:
Windows 7 Professional Service Pack 1 (build: 7601, 32 bit)
Tags:

adware

loader

Indicators:

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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 (68.0.3440.106)
  • Google Update Helper (1.3.33.17)
  • Java 8 Update 92 (8.0.920.14)
  • Java Auto Updater (2.8.92.14)
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.6.1 (4.6.01055)
  • 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++ 2017 Redistributable (x86) - 14.15.26706 (14.15.26706.0)
  • Microsoft Visual C++ 2017 x86 Additional Runtime - 14.15.26706 (14.15.26706)
  • Microsoft Visual C++ 2017 x86 Minimum Runtime - 14.15.26706 (14.15.26706)
  • Mozilla Firefox 61.0.2 (x86 en-US) (61.0.2)
  • Notepad++ (32-bit x86) (7.5.1)
  • Opera 12.15 (12.15.1748)
  • Skype version 8.29 (8.29)
  • 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
  • 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
  • advanced-systemcare-setup.exe (PID: 2248)
  • Setup.exe (PID: 2376)
  • advanced-systemcare-setup.exe (PID: 2348)
  • advanced-systemcare-setup.exe (PID: 2704)
  • Register.exe (PID: 184)
  • ASCInit.exe (PID: 2352)
  • ASCService.exe (PID: 2288)
  • RealTimeProtector.exe (PID: 3804)
  • DiskDefrag.exe (PID: 2416)
  • LocalLang.exe (PID: 3760)
  • RealTimeProtector.exe (PID: 2612)
  • RealTimeProtector.exe (PID: 2644)
  • BrowserProtect.exe (PID: 3336)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3392)
  • smBootTime.exe (PID: 3868)
  • Display.exe (PID: 2892)
  • smBootTime.exe (PID: 3344)
  • startupInfo.exe (PID: 2880)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 1480)
  • UninstallPromote.exe (PID: 2268)
  • AutoSweep.exe (PID: 2812)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 1016)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 3088)
  • Monitor.exe (PID: 3660)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 1932)
  • smBootTime.exe (PID: 3896)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 3504)
  • ASCTray.exe (PID: 4084)
  • ASCVER.exe (PID: 4020)
  • AutoUpdate.exe (PID: 4044)
  • RealTimeProtector.exe (PID: 2824)
  • ASCFeature.exe (PID: 2600)
  • ASCFeature.exe (PID: 2740)
  • ASCDownload.exe (PID: 3824)
  • startupInfo.exe (PID: 3184)
  • IObitLiveUpdate.exe (PID: 3020)
  • AutoCare.exe (PID: 932)
  • BrowserCleaner.exe (PID: 2816)
  • startupInfo.exe (PID: 2528)
  • register.exe (PID: 2868)
  • display.exe (PID: 3216)
  • MonitorDisk.exe (PID: 3840)
  • AutoCare.exe (PID: 3736)
  • Register.exe (PID: 3600)
  • Register.exe (PID: 1368)
  • Register.exe (PID: 2580)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 2300)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 2912)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 2120)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 1976)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3348)
  • ASCTray.exe (PID: 1904)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 3264)
  • RealTimeProtector.exe (PID: 2488)
  • ASCVER.exe (PID: 2184)
  • ASCFeature.exe (PID: 3076)
  • ASCFeature.exe (PID: 3252)
  • AutoUpdate.exe (PID: 876)
  • ASCDownload.exe (PID: 3692)
Downloads executable files from the Internet
  • opera.exe (PID: 3508)
Loads the Task Scheduler COM API
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 1016)
  • ASCInit.exe (PID: 2352)
  • smBootTime.exe (PID: 3344)
  • Setup.exe (PID: 2376)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3392)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 1932)
  • smBootTime.exe (PID: 3896)
  • schtasks.exe (PID: 2844)
  • schtasks.exe (PID: 1232)
  • ASCTray.exe (PID: 4084)
  • schtasks.exe (PID: 2228)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 1976)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 2300)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 2120)
  • schtasks.exe (PID: 2512)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 2912)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3348)
Loads dropped or rewritten executable
  • regsvr32.exe (PID: 3384)
  • ASCService.exe (PID: 2288)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 1016)
  • UninstallPromote.exe (PID: 2268)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 1480)
  • Setup.exe (PID: 2376)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 3088)
  • ASCInit.exe (PID: 2352)
  • Register.exe (PID: 184)
  • smBootTime.exe (PID: 3868)
  • RealTimeProtector.exe (PID: 3804)
  • smBootTime.exe (PID: 3344)
  • Display.exe (PID: 2892)
  • RealTimeProtector.exe (PID: 2644)
  • RealTimeProtector.exe (PID: 2612)
  • BrowserProtect.exe (PID: 3336)
  • startupInfo.exe (PID: 2880)
  • AutoSweep.exe (PID: 2812)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3392)
  • Monitor.exe (PID: 3660)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 1932)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 3504)
  • ASCFeature.exe (PID: 2600)
  • ASCFeature.exe (PID: 2740)
  • smBootTime.exe (PID: 3896)
  • ASCTray.exe (PID: 4084)
  • AutoUpdate.exe (PID: 4044)
  • RealTimeProtector.exe (PID: 2824)
  • ASCVER.exe (PID: 4020)
  • IObitLiveUpdate.exe (PID: 3020)
  • startupInfo.exe (PID: 3184)
  • AutoCare.exe (PID: 932)
  • BrowserCleaner.exe (PID: 2816)
  • startupInfo.exe (PID: 2528)
  • Register.exe (PID: 3600)
  • register.exe (PID: 2868)
  • Register.exe (PID: 1368)
  • Register.exe (PID: 2580)
  • display.exe (PID: 3216)
  • MonitorDisk.exe (PID: 3840)
  • AutoCare.exe (PID: 3736)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 1976)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 2912)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 2300)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3348)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 3264)
  • ASCTray.exe (PID: 1904)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 2120)
  • RealTimeProtector.exe (PID: 2488)
  • ASCFeature.exe (PID: 3076)
  • ASCVER.exe (PID: 2184)
  • AutoUpdate.exe (PID: 876)
  • ASCFeature.exe (PID: 3252)
Registers / Runs the DLL via REGSVR32.EXE
  • ASCInit.exe (PID: 2352)
Changes the autorun value in the registry
  • ASCInit.exe (PID: 2352)
Actions looks like stealing of personal data
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3392)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3348)
Uses Task Scheduler to run other applications
  • ASC.exe (PID: 1976)
Executable content was dropped or overwritten
  • opera.exe (PID: 3508)
  • advanced-systemcare-setup.tmp (PID: 2764)
  • advanced-systemcare-setup.exe (PID: 2248)
  • advanced-systemcare-setup.exe (PID: 2348)
  • advanced-systemcare-setup.exe (PID: 2704)
  • ASCInit.exe (PID: 2352)
  • Monitor.exe (PID: 3660)
  • advanced-systemcare-setup.tmp (PID: 3016)
Reads Windows owner or organization settings
  • advanced-systemcare-setup.tmp (PID: 3016)
  • advanced-systemcare-setup.tmp (PID: 2764)
  • AutoCare.exe (PID: 3736)
Reads the Windows organization settings
  • advanced-systemcare-setup.tmp (PID: 2764)
  • advanced-systemcare-setup.tmp (PID: 3016)
  • AutoCare.exe (PID: 3736)
Creates files in the program directory
  • Setup.exe (PID: 2376)
  • ASCInit.exe (PID: 2352)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 1016)
  • smBootTime.exe (PID: 3344)
  • UninstallPromote.exe (PID: 2268)
  • ASCService.exe (PID: 2288)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 3088)
  • Display.exe (PID: 2892)
  • BrowserProtect.exe (PID: 3336)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3392)
  • Monitor.exe (PID: 3660)
  • ASCDownload.exe (PID: 3824)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 1932)
  • AutoUpdate.exe (PID: 4044)
  • IObitLiveUpdate.exe (PID: 3020)
  • AutoCare.exe (PID: 3736)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3348)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 2912)
  • AutoUpdate.exe (PID: 876)
Creates files in the user directory
  • Register.exe (PID: 184)
  • ASCUpgrade.exe (PID: 3428)
  • ASCInit.exe (PID: 2352)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 1016)
  • ASCService.exe (PID: 2288)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3392)
  • ASCTray.exe (PID: 4084)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3348)
Creates COM task schedule object
  • regsvr32.exe (PID: 3384)
Starts CMD.EXE for commands execution
  • ASCInit.exe (PID: 2352)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3392)
Removes files from Windows directory
  • ASCService.exe (PID: 2288)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 1480)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3392)
Starts SC.EXE for service management
  • cmd.exe (PID: 2220)
Creates files in the Windows directory
  • ASCService.exe (PID: 2288)
  • Monitor.exe (PID: 3660)
Low-level read access rights to disk partition
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3392)
  • Monitor.exe (PID: 3660)
Reads Environment values
  • Monitor.exe (PID: 3660)
  • AutoCare.exe (PID: 3736)
Reads CPU info
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3392)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3348)
Application launched itself
  • startupInfo.exe (PID: 2880)
Check for Java to be installed
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3392)
  • AutoCare.exe (PID: 3736)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3348)
Starts Internet Explorer
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3392)
Reads Microsoft Outlook installation path
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3392)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3348)
Reads Internet Cache Settings
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3392)
  • AutoCare.exe (PID: 3736)
Uses NETSH.EXE for network configuration
  • AutoCare.exe (PID: 3736)
Checks for the .NET to be installed
  • AutoCare.exe (PID: 3736)
Uses IPCONFIG.EXE to discover IP address
  • cmd.exe (PID: 3260)
Reads Windows Product ID
  • AutoCare.exe (PID: 3736)
Reads the time zone
  • AutoCare.exe (PID: 3736)
Checks Windows language
  • AutoCare.exe (PID: 3736)
Reads default file associations for system extensions
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3392)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3348)
Searches for installed software
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3348)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3392)
  • ASCService.exe (PID: 2288)
Checks supported languages
  • AutoCare.exe (PID: 3736)
Loads dropped or rewritten executable
  • advanced-systemcare-setup.tmp (PID: 2764)
  • advanced-systemcare-setup.tmp (PID: 3016)
Application was dropped or rewritten from another process
  • advanced-systemcare-setup.tmp (PID: 2712)
  • advanced-systemcare-setup.tmp (PID: 3016)
  • advanced-systemcare-setup.tmp (PID: 2764)
  • ASCUpgrade.exe (PID: 3428)
  • ASCUpgrade.exe (PID: 2128)
Creates files in the user directory
  • opera.exe (PID: 3508)
Creates a software uninstall entry
  • advanced-systemcare-setup.tmp (PID: 3016)
Dropped object may contain Bitcoin addresses
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 1016)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3392)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3348)
  • advanced-systemcare-setup.tmp (PID: 3016)
Application launched itself
  • iexplore.exe (PID: 2004)
Changes internet zones settings
  • iexplore.exe (PID: 2004)
Creates files in the program directory
  • advanced-systemcare-setup.tmp (PID: 3016)

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

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