General Info

URL

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

Full analysis
https://app.any.run/tasks/ed662754-914c-4fcd-9740-b6455f6704df
Verdict
Malicious activity
Analysis date
3/14/2019, 15:41:55
OS:
Windows 7 Professional Service Pack 1 (build: 7601, 32 bit)
Tags:

adware

Indicators:

ANY.RUN is an interactive service which provides full access to the guest system. Information in this report could be distored by user actions and is provided for user acknowledgement as it is. ANY.RUN does not guarantee maliciousness or safety of the content.

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
Loads dropped or rewritten executable
  • display.exe (PID: 3172)
  • MonitorDisk.exe (PID: 2168)
  • AutoCare.exe (PID: 3152)
  • AutoUpdate.exe (PID: 3308)
  • register.exe (PID: 3888)
  • startupInfo.exe (PID: 2740)
  • IObitLiveUpdate.exe (PID: 904)
  • AutoCare.exe (PID: 2172)
  • startupInfo.exe (PID: 2692)
  • ASCFeature.exe (PID: 3660)
  • UninstallPromote.exe (PID: 2836)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 2056)
  • ASCFeature.exe (PID: 2316)
  • Setup.exe (PID: 788)
  • AutoUpdate.exe (PID: 3312)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 924)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 3892)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 3920)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 2704)
  • AutoSweep.exe (PID: 2328)
  • Display.exe (PID: 2212)
  • ASCTray.exe (PID: 2404)
  • startupInfo.exe (PID: 4084)
  • Monitor.exe (PID: 2312)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3548)
  • smBootTime.exe (PID: 2720)
  • ASCInit.exe (PID: 3200)
  • smBootTime.exe (PID: 2824)
  • smBootTime.exe (PID: 1140)
  • RealTimeProtector.exe (PID: 940)
  • BrowserProtect.exe (PID: 2440)
  • RealTimeProtector.exe (PID: 3016)
  • regsvr32.exe (PID: 1044)
  • Register.exe (PID: 2528)
  • RealTimeProtector.exe (PID: 2064)
  • ASCService.exe (PID: 3428)
Application was dropped or rewritten from another process
  • MonitorDisk.exe (PID: 2168)
  • ASCDownload.exe (PID: 3940)
  • AutoCare.exe (PID: 3152)
  • AutoUpdate.exe (PID: 3308)
  • display.exe (PID: 3172)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 924)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 3920)
  • register.exe (PID: 3888)
  • startupInfo.exe (PID: 2740)
  • IObitLiveUpdate.exe (PID: 904)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 2704)
  • smBootTime.exe (PID: 2720)
  • smBootTime.exe (PID: 2824)
  • UninstallPromote.exe (PID: 2836)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 2056)
  • smBootTime.exe (PID: 1140)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 3892)
  • AutoCare.exe (PID: 2172)
  • startupInfo.exe (PID: 2692)
  • startupInfo.exe (PID: 4084)
  • ASCDownload.exe (PID: 3104)
  • Register.exe (PID: 2528)
  • RealTimeProtector.exe (PID: 940)
  • RealTimeProtector.exe (PID: 2064)
  • RealTimeProtector.exe (PID: 3016)
  • AutoUpdate.exe (PID: 3312)
  • Monitor.exe (PID: 2312)
  • LocalLang.exe (PID: 3040)
  • ASCFeature.exe (PID: 2316)
  • ASCInit.exe (PID: 3200)
  • ASCFeature.exe (PID: 3660)
  • ASCTray.exe (PID: 2404)
  • ASCService.exe (PID: 3428)
  • Display.exe (PID: 2212)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3548)
  • AutoSweep.exe (PID: 2328)
  • BrowserProtect.exe (PID: 2440)
  • DiskDefrag.exe (PID: 3612)
  • Setup.exe (PID: 788)
  • asc-trial-setup.exe (PID: 3580)
  • asc-trial-setup.exe (PID: 3964)
  • asc-trial-setup.exe (PID: 2184)
Actions looks like stealing of personal data
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3548)
Loads the Task Scheduler COM API
  • smBootTime.exe (PID: 2720)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 924)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3548)
  • Setup.exe (PID: 788)
  • ASCInit.exe (PID: 3200)
  • smBootTime.exe (PID: 2824)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 3892)
Changes the autorun value in the registry
  • ASCInit.exe (PID: 3200)
Registers / Runs the DLL via REGSVR32.EXE
  • ASCInit.exe (PID: 3200)
Reads Internet Cache Settings
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3548)
Starts CMD.EXE for commands execution
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3548)
  • ASCInit.exe (PID: 3200)
Uses IPCONFIG.EXE to discover IP address
  • cmd.exe (PID: 1888)
Creates files in the program directory
  • AutoUpdate.exe (PID: 3308)
  • IObitLiveUpdate.exe (PID: 904)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 924)
  • ASCDownload.exe (PID: 3104)
  • AutoUpdate.exe (PID: 3312)
  • Display.exe (PID: 2212)
  • BrowserProtect.exe (PID: 2440)
  • Monitor.exe (PID: 2312)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 2704)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3548)
  • smBootTime.exe (PID: 2824)
  • UninstallPromote.exe (PID: 2836)
  • ASCService.exe (PID: 3428)
  • ASCInit.exe (PID: 3200)
  • Setup.exe (PID: 788)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 3892)
Reads Microsoft Outlook installation path
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3548)
Removes files from Windows directory
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3548)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 2056)
  • ASCService.exe (PID: 3428)
Application launched itself
  • startupInfo.exe (PID: 4084)
  • RealTimeProtector.exe (PID: 3016)
Reads Environment values
  • Monitor.exe (PID: 2312)
Executable content was dropped or overwritten
  • Monitor.exe (PID: 2312)
  • ASCInit.exe (PID: 3200)
  • asc-trial-setup.tmp (PID: 3864)
  • asc-trial-setup.exe (PID: 2184)
  • asc-trial-setup.exe (PID: 3964)
  • asc-trial-setup.exe (PID: 3580)
  • opera.exe (PID: 2984)
  • asc-trial-setup.tmp (PID: 2572)
Creates files in the user directory
  • ASCTray.exe (PID: 2404)
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3548)
  • ASCService.exe (PID: 3428)
  • ASCInit.exe (PID: 3200)
  • Register.exe (PID: 2528)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 3892)
  • asc-trial-setup.tmp (PID: 2572)
  • ASCUpgrade.exe (PID: 2968)
Check for Java to be installed
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3548)
Creates files in the Windows directory
  • Monitor.exe (PID: 2312)
  • ASCService.exe (PID: 3428)
Low-level read access rights to disk partition
  • Monitor.exe (PID: 2312)
Creates COM task schedule object
  • regsvr32.exe (PID: 1044)
Starts SC.EXE for service management
  • cmd.exe (PID: 3160)
Writes to a desktop.ini file (may be used to cloak folders)
  • ASCInit.exe (PID: 3200)
Reads the Windows organization settings
  • asc-trial-setup.tmp (PID: 2572)
  • asc-trial-setup.tmp (PID: 3864)
Reads Windows owner or organization settings
  • asc-trial-setup.tmp (PID: 2572)
  • asc-trial-setup.tmp (PID: 3864)
Reads default file associations for system extensions
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3548)
Searches for installed software
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3548)
  • ASCService.exe (PID: 3428)
Dropped object may contain Bitcoin addresses
  • ASC.exe (PID: 3548)
  • Suo12_StartupManager.exe (PID: 3892)
  • asc-trial-setup.tmp (PID: 2572)
Application was dropped or rewritten from another process
  • ASCUpgrade.exe (PID: 3000)
  • asc-trial-setup.tmp (PID: 2572)
  • ASCUpgrade.exe (PID: 2968)
  • ASCUpgrade.exe (PID: 3548)
  • asc-trial-setup.tmp (PID: 3864)
  • asc-trial-setup.tmp (PID: 2352)
Loads dropped or rewritten executable
  • asc-trial-setup.tmp (PID: 2572)
  • asc-trial-setup.tmp (PID: 3864)
Creates a software uninstall entry
  • asc-trial-setup.tmp (PID: 2572)
Creates files in the user directory
  • opera.exe (PID: 2984)
Creates files in the program directory
  • asc-trial-setup.tmp (PID: 2572)

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

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