2016-09-26 - NEW HOST PROFILING TRAFFIC SEEN FROM DOWNLOADER FOR LOCKY RANSOMWARE

ASSOCIATED FILES:

  • 2016-09-26-Afraidgate-Neutrino-EK-sends-Locky.pcap   (550,217 bytes)
  • 2016-09-26-Afraidgate-Locky-decrypt-instructions.bmp   (3,721,466 bytes)
  • 2016-09-26-Afraidgate-Locky-decrypt-instructions.html   (10,085 bytes)
  • 2016-09-26-Afraidgate-Neutrino-EK-flash-exploit.swf   (76,691 bytes)
  • 2016-09-26-Afraidgate-Neutrino-EK-landing-page.txt   (2,472 bytes)
  • 2016-09-26-Afraidgate-Neutrino-EK-payload-Locky-downloader.exe   (47,104 bytes)
  • 2016-09-26-Locky-decryptor-page-style.css   (3,422 bytes)
  • 2016-09-26-Locky-decryptor-page.html   (6,008 bytes)
  • 2016-09-26-another-Locky-binary-found-on-the-infected-host.exe   (173,568 bytes)
  • 2016-09-26-follow-up-download-Locky.exe   (173,568 bytes)
  • 2016-09-26-lesley.portcoquitlamweather.ca-modules-tmpl-js-hammer.js.txt   (227 bytes)

NOTES:

UPDATES:


Shown above:  Tweet from @nullandnull about the profiling traffic.

 


Shown above:  Flowchart for this infection traffic.

 

TRAFFIC


Shown above:  Injected script in page from compromised site pointing to the Afraidgate URL.

 


Shown above:  Traffic from the pcap filtered in Wireshark.

 

ASSOCIATED DOMAINS:

DOMAINS FROM THE DECRYPT INSTRUCTIONS:

 

FILE HASHES

NEUTRINO EK FLASH EXPLOIT:

NEUTRINO EK PAYLOAD (PONYFOX):

FOLLOW-UP MALWARE (LOCKY):

 

IMAGES


Shown above:  Desktop of the infected Windows host.

 


Shown above:  Checking the decryption instructions link using a Tor browser.

 


Shown above:  1.5 bitcoins is the ransom for this Locky infection.

 


Shown above:  Traffic profiling the infected host.

 

FINAL NOTES

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