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GALLIUM  (Back to overview)

aka: Alloy Taurus, Granite Typhoon, Operation Soft Cell, Red Dev 4

GALLIUM, is a threat actor believed to be targeting telecommunication providers over the world, mostly South-East Asia, Europe and Africa. To compromise targeted networks, GALLIUM target unpatched internet-facing services using publicly available exploits and have been known to target vulnerabilities in WildFly/JBoss.


Associated Families
elf.pingpull elf.sword2033 win.chinachopper win.htran win.poison_ivy win.trochilus_rat win.mimikatz

References
2023-10-26ANSSIANSSI
Attack Campaigns of APT28 since 2021
CredoMap DriveOcean Empire Downloader Graphite MimiKatz Mocky LNK reGeorg
2023-10-10SymantecThreat Hunter Team
Grayling: Previously Unseen Threat Actor Targets Multiple Organizations in Taiwan
Cobalt Strike Havoc MimiKatz Grayling
2023-09-12ANSSIANSSI
FIN12: A Cybercriminal Group with Multiple Ransomware
BlackCat Cobalt Strike Conti Hive MimiKatz Nokoyawa Ransomware PLAY Royal Ransom Ryuk SystemBC
2023-09-07SekoiaJamila B.
My Tea’s not cold. An overview of China’s cyber threat
Melofee PingPull SoWaT Sword2033 MgBot MQsTTang PlugX TONESHELL Dalbit MirrorFace
2023-09-07CISACISA
Multiple Nation-State Threat Actors Exploit CVE-2022-47966 and CVE-2022-42475
Meterpreter MimiKatz
2023-08-22AhnLabSanseo
Analysis of APT Attack Cases Targeting Web Services of Korean Corporations
Ladon Meterpreter MimiKatz Dalbit
2023-08-22AhnLabASEC Analysis Team
Analyzing the new attack activity of the Andariel group
Andardoor MimiKatz QuiteRAT Tiger RAT Volgmer
2023-06-16Palo Alto Networks: Cortex Threat ResearchLior Rochberger
Through the Cortex XDR Lens: Uncovering a New Activity Group Targeting Governments in the Middle East and Africa
CHINACHOPPER Ladon Yasso CL-STA-0043
2023-04-26Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Unit 42
Chinese Alloy Taurus Updates PingPull Malware
PingPull Sword2033
2023-04-12Kaspersky LabsSeongsu Park
Following the Lazarus group by tracking DeathNote campaign
Bankshot BLINDINGCAN ForestTiger LambLoad LPEClient MimiKatz NedDnLoader Racket Downloader Volgmer
2023-04-03MandiantEduardo Mattos, JASON DEYALSINGH, Nick Richard, NICK SMITH, Tyler McLellan
ALPHV Ransomware Affiliate Targets Vulnerable Backup Installations to Gain Initial Access
LaZagne BlackCat MimiKatz
2023-03-16Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Frank Lee, Scott Roland
Bee-Ware of Trigona, An Emerging Ransomware Strain
Cryakl MimiKatz Trigona
2023-02-13AhnLabkingkimgim
Dalbit (m00nlight): Chinese Hacker Group’s APT Attack Campaign
Godzilla Webshell ASPXSpy BlueShell CHINACHOPPER Cobalt Strike Ladon MimiKatz Dalbit
2023-01-23KrollElio Biasiotto, Stephen Green
Black Basta – Technical Analysis
Black Basta Cobalt Strike MimiKatz QakBot SystemBC
2023-01-05SymantecThreat Hunter Team
Bluebottle: Campaign Hits Banks in French-speaking Countries in Africa
CloudEyE Cobalt Strike MimiKatz NetWire RC POORTRY Quasar RAT BlueBottle
2022-11-30FFRI SecurityMatsumoto
Evolution of the PlugX loader
PlugX Poison Ivy
2022-11-09Trend MicroHara Hiroaki, Ted Lee
Hack the Real Box: APT41’s New Subgroup Earth Longzhi
Cobalt Strike MimiKatz Earth Longzhi
2022-10-18IntrinsecCERT Intrinsec, Intrinsec
APT27 – One Year To Exfiltrate Them All: Intrusion In-Depth Analysis
HyperBro MimiKatz
2022-10-11AhnLabASEC Analysis Team
From Exchange Server vulnerability to ransomware infection in just 7 days
LockBit MimiKatz
2022-09-29SymantecThreat Hunter Team
Witchetty: Group Uses Updated Toolset in Attacks on Governments in Middle East
CHINACHOPPER Lookback MimiKatz PlugX Unidentified 096 (Keylogger) x4 Witchetty
2022-09-15SymantecThreat Hunter Team
Webworm: Espionage Attackers Testing and Using Older Modified RATs
9002 RAT Ghost RAT Trochilus RAT
2022-09-13SymantecThreat Hunter Team
New Wave of Espionage Activity Targets Asian Governments
MimiKatz PlugX Quasar RAT ShadowPad Trochilus RAT
2022-09-08Cisco TalosAsheer Malhotra, Jung soo An, Vitor Ventura
Lazarus and the tale of three RATs
MagicRAT MimiKatz VSingle YamaBot
2022-09-07BlackberryAnuj Soni, Ryan Chapman
The Curious Case of “Monti” Ransomware: A Real-World Doppelganger
Conti MimiKatz Veeam Dumper
2022-09-06ESET ResearchThibaut Passilly
Worok: The big picture
MimiKatz PNGLoad reGeorg ShadowPad Worok
2022-09-01Trend MicroTrend Micro
Ransomware Spotlight Black Basta
Black Basta Cobalt Strike MimiKatz QakBot
2022-08-25MicrosoftMicrosoft 365 Defender Research Team, Microsoft 365 Defender Threat Intelligence Team, Microsoft Threat Intelligence Center (MSTIC)
MERCURY leveraging Log4j 2 vulnerabilities in unpatched systems to target Israeli organizations
MimiKatz
2022-08-22FortinetFred Gutierrez, Shunichi Imano
A Tale of PivNoxy and Chinoxy Puppeteer
Chinoxy Poison Ivy
2022-08-18SophosSean Gallagher
Cookie stealing: the new perimeter bypass
Cobalt Strike Meterpreter MimiKatz Phoenix Keylogger Quasar RAT
2022-08-15SentinelOneVikram Navali
Detecting a Rogue Domain Controller – DCShadow Attack
MimiKatz TrickBot
2022-07-31BushidoToken BlogBushidoToken
Space Invaders: Cyber Threats That Are Out Of This World
Poison Ivy Raindrop SUNBURST TEARDROP WastedLocker
2022-07-27ReversingLabsJoseph Edwards
Threat analysis: Follina exploit fuels 'live-off-the-land' attacks
Cobalt Strike MimiKatz
2022-07-26MandiantDaniel Kapellmann Zafra, Jay Christiansen, Keith Lunden, Ken Proska, Thibault van Geluwe de Berlaere
Mandiant Red Team Emulates FIN11 Tactics To Control Operational Technology Servers
Clop Industroyer MimiKatz Triton
2022-07-26MicrosoftMicrosoft 365 Defender Research Team
Malicious IIS extensions quietly open persistent backdoors into servers
CHINACHOPPER MimiKatz
2022-07-18Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Unit 42
Obscure Serpens
Cobalt Strike Empire Downloader Meterpreter MimiKatz DarkHydrus
2022-07-18Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Unit 42
Alloy Taurus
GALLIUM
2022-07-18Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Unit 42
Shallow Taurus
FormerFirstRAT IsSpace NewCT PlugX Poison Ivy Tidepool DragonOK
2022-07-18Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Unit 42
Crawling Taurus
Poison Ivy APT20
2022-07-18CensysCensys
Russian Ransomware C2 Network Discovered in Censys Data
Cobalt Strike DeimosC2 MimiKatz PoshC2
2022-07-18Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Unit 42
Iron Taurus
CHINACHOPPER Ghost RAT Wonknu ZXShell APT27
2022-06-30KasperskyPierre Delcher
The SessionManager IIS backdoor: a possibly overlooked GELSEMIUM artefact
MimiKatz Owlproxy SessionManager
2022-06-21Cisco TalosChris Neal, Flavio Costa, Guilherme Venere
Avos ransomware group expands with new attack arsenal
AvosLocker Cobalt Strike DarkComet MimiKatz
2022-06-20Infinitum ITinfinitum IT
Charming Kitten (APT35)
LaZagne DownPaper MimiKatz pupy
2022-06-15Security JoesCharles Lomboni, Felipe Duarte, Venkat Rajgor
Backdoor via XFF: Mysterious Threat Actor Under Radar
CHINACHOPPER
2022-06-03AttackIQAttackIQ Adversary Research Team, Jackson Wells
Attack Graph Response to US CERT AA22-152A: Karakurt Data Extortion Group
Cobalt Strike MimiKatz
2022-06-02MandiantMandiant Intelligence
To HADES and Back: UNC2165 Shifts to LOCKBIT to Evade Sanctions
FAKEUPDATES Blister Cobalt Strike DoppelPaymer Dridex FriedEx Hades LockBit Macaw MimiKatz Phoenix Locker WastedLocker
2022-06-01ElasticAndrew Pease, Daniel Stepanic, Derek Ditch, Salim Bitam, Seth Goodwin
CUBA Ransomware Campaign Analysis
Cobalt Strike Cuba Meterpreter MimiKatz SystemBC
2022-06-01CISACISA, Department of the Treasury (Treasury), FBI, FINCEN
Joint Cybersecurity Advisory (Product ID AA22-152A): Karakurt Data Extortion Group
MimiKatz
2022-06-01CISACISA, Department of the Treasury (Treasury), FBI, FINCEN
Alert (AA22-152A): Karakurt Data Extortion Group
MimiKatz
2022-05-17Trend MicroTrend Micro Research
Ransomware Spotlight: RansomEXX
LaZagne Cobalt Strike IcedID MimiKatz PyXie RansomEXX TrickBot
2022-05-17Positive TechnologiesPositive Technologies
Space Pirates: analyzing the tools and connections of a new hacker group
FormerFirstRAT PlugX Poison Ivy Rovnix ShadowPad Zupdax
2022-05-16JPCERT/CCShusei Tomonaga
Analysis of HUI Loader
HUI Loader PlugX Poison Ivy Quasar RAT
2022-05-05Troopers ConferenceBen Jackson, Will Bonner
Tinker Telco Soldier Spy (to be given 2022-06-27)
BPFDoor GALLIUM
2022-04-27ANSSIANSSI
LE GROUPE CYBERCRIMINEL FIN7
Bateleur BELLHOP Griffon SQLRat POWERSOURCE Andromeda BABYMETAL BlackCat BlackMatter BOOSTWRITE Carbanak Cobalt Strike DNSMessenger Dridex DRIFTPIN Gameover P2P MimiKatz Murofet Qadars Ranbyus SocksBot
2022-04-27TrendmicroDaniel Lunghi, Jaromír Hořejší
Operation Gambling Puppet
reptile oRAT AsyncRAT Cobalt Strike DCRat Ghost RAT PlugX Quasar RAT Trochilus RAT Earth Berberoka
2022-04-19VaronisNadav Ovadia
Hive Ransomware Analysis
Cobalt Strike Hive MimiKatz
2022-04-08Infinitum LabsArda Büyükkaya
Threat Spotlight: Conti Ransomware Group Behind the Karakurt Hacking Team
Cobalt Strike MimiKatz
2022-04-07splunkSplunk Threat Research Team
You Bet Your Lsass: Hunting LSASS Access
Cobalt Strike MimiKatz
2022-04-05SymantecThreat Hunter Team
Cicada: Chinese APT Group Widens Targeting in Recent Espionage Activity
MimiKatz SodaMaster
2022-03-25DragosConor McLaren, Dragos
How Dragos Activity Groups Obtain Initial Access into Industrial Environments
MimiKatz
2022-03-09BreachQuestBernard Silvestrini, Marco Figueroa, Napoleon Bing
The Conti Leaks | Insight into a Ransomware Unicorn
Cobalt Strike MimiKatz TrickBot
2022-03-01VirusTotalVirusTotal
VirusTotal's 2021 Malware Trends Report
Anubis AsyncRAT BlackMatter Cobalt Strike DanaBot Dridex Khonsari MimiKatz Mirai Nanocore RAT Orcus RAT
2022-02-03SymantecSymantec Threat Hunter Team
Antlion: Chinese APT Uses Custom Backdoor to Target Financial Institutions in Taiwan
MimiKatz xPack Antlion
2022-01-27JSAC 2021Hajime Yanagishita, Kiyotaka Tamada, Suguru Ishimaru, You Nakatsuru
What We Can Do against the Chaotic A41APT Campaign
CHINACHOPPER Cobalt Strike HUI Loader SodaMaster
2021-12-14SymantecThreat Hunter Team
Espionage Campaign Targets Telecoms Organizations across Middle East and Asia
MimiKatz
2021-12-06Notice of PleadingsMicrosoft
Complaint filed by Microsoft against NICKEL/APT15
MimiKatz
2021-12-06MicrosoftMicrosoft Digital Security Unit (DSU), Microsoft Threat Intelligence Center (MSTIC)
NICKEL targeting government organizations across Latin America and Europe
MimiKatz
2021-12-06PARAFLAREMelanie Ninovic
Attack Lifecycle Detection of an Operational Technology Breach
MimiKatz
2021-11-18MicrosoftMicrosoft Digital Security Unit (DSU), Microsoft Threat Intelligence Center (MSTIC)
Iranian targeting of IT sector on the rise
MimiKatz ShellClient RAT Cuboid Sandstorm
2021-11-05Twitter (@inversecos)inversecos
TTPs used by Pysa Ransonmware group
Mespinoza MimiKatz
2021-11-03Cisco TalosCaitlin Huey, Chetan Raghuprasad, Vanja Svajcer
Microsoft Exchange vulnerabilities exploited once again for ransomware, this time with Babuk
Babuk CHINACHOPPER
2021-11-01AccentureCurt Wilson, Heather Larrieu, Katrina Hill
Diving into double extortion campaigns
Cobalt Strike MimiKatz
2021-10-25CrowdStrikeFalcon OverWatch Team
OverWatch Elite In Action: Prompt Call Escalation Proves Vital to Containing Attack
MimiKatz
2021-10-15Volatility LabsVolatility Labs
Memory Forensics R&D Illustrated: Detecting Mimikatz's Skeleton Key Attack
MimiKatz
2021-10-11AccentureAccenture Cyber Threat Intelligence
Moving Left of the Ransomware Boom
REvil Cobalt Strike MimiKatz RagnarLocker REvil
2021-09-24Trend MicroWarren Sto.Tomas
Examining the Cring Ransomware Techniques
Cobalt Strike Cring MimiKatz
2021-09-21eSentireeSentire
Ransomware Hackers Attack a Top Safety Testing Org. Using Tactics and Techniques Borrowed from Chinese Espionage Groups
Cobalt Strike MimiKatz UNC215
2021-09-14McAfeeChristiaan Beek
Operation ‘Harvest’: A Deep Dive into a Long-term Campaign
MimiKatz PlugX Winnti
2021-09-09SymantecThreat Hunter Team
Grayfly: Chinese Threat Actor Uses Newly-discovered Sidewalk Malware
CROSSWALK MimiKatz SideWalk
2021-09-03FireEyeAdrian Sanchez Hernandez, Alex Pennino, Andrew Rector, Brendan McKeague, Govand Sinjari, Harris Ansari, John Wolfram, Joshua Goddard, Yash Gupta
PST, Want a Shell? ProxyShell Exploiting Microsoft Exchange Servers
CHINACHOPPER HTran
2021-08-30QianxinRed Raindrop Team
Operation (Thủy Tinh) OceanStorm: The evil lotus hidden under the abyss
Cobalt Strike MimiKatz
2021-08-23FBIFBI
Indicators of Compromise Associated with OnePercent Group Ransomware
Cobalt Strike MimiKatz
2021-08-15SymantecThreat Hunter Team
The Ransomware Threat
Babuk BlackMatter DarkSide Avaddon Babuk BADHATCH BazarBackdoor BlackMatter Clop Cobalt Strike Conti DarkSide DoppelPaymer Egregor Emotet FiveHands FriedEx Hades IcedID LockBit Maze MegaCortex MimiKatz QakBot RagnarLocker REvil Ryuk TrickBot WastedLocker
2021-08-10FireEyeIsrael Research Team, U.S. Threat Intel Team
UNC215: Spotlight on a Chinese Espionage Campaign in Israel
HyperBro HyperSSL MimiKatz
2021-08-03CybereasonAssaf Dahan, Daniel Frank, Lior Rochberger, Tom Fakterman
DeadRinger: Exposing Chinese Threat Actors Targeting Major Telcos
CHINACHOPPER Cobalt Strike MimiKatz Nebulae
2021-07-20SecureworksCounter Threat Unit ResearchTeam
Ongoing Campaign Leveraging Exchange Vulnerability Potentially Linked to Iran
CHINACHOPPER MimiKatz RGDoor
2021-06-29AccentureAccenture Security
HADES ransomware operators continue attacks
Cobalt Strike Hades MimiKatz
2021-06-16Recorded FutureInsikt Group®
Threat Activity Group RedFoxtrot Linked to China’s PLA Unit 69010; Targets Bordering Asian Countries
Icefog PcShare PlugX Poison Ivy QuickHeal DAGGER PANDA
2021-06-10ESET ResearchAdam Burgher
BackdoorDiplomacy: Upgrading from Quarian to Turian
CHINACHOPPER DoublePulsar EternalRocks turian BackdoorDiplomacy
2021-05-18SophosGreg Iddon, John Shier, Mat Gangwer, Peter Mackenzie
The Active Adversary Playbook 2021
Cobalt Strike MimiKatz
2021-05-13AWAKEKieran Evans
Catching the White Stork in Flight
Cobalt Strike MimiKatz RMS
2021-05-07Cisco TalosAndrew Windsor, Caitlin Huey, Edmund Brumaghin
Lemon Duck spreads its wings: Actors target Microsoft Exchange servers, incorporate new TTPs
CHINACHOPPER Cobalt Strike Lemon Duck
2021-05-07SophosLabs UncutRajesh Nataraj
New Lemon Duck variants exploiting Microsoft Exchange Server
CHINACHOPPER Cobalt Strike Lemon Duck
2021-05-06Trend MicroArianne Dela Cruz, Cris Tomboc, Jayson Chong, Nikki Madayag, Sean Torre
Proxylogon: A Coinminer, a Ransomware, and a Botnet Join the Party
BlackKingdom Ransomware CHINACHOPPER Lemon Duck Prometei
2021-05-05SymantecThreat Hunter Team
Multi-Factor Authentication: Headache for Cyber Actors Inspires New Attack Techniques
CHINACHOPPER
2021-04-27Trend MicroEarle Earnshaw, Janus Agcaoili
Legitimate Tools Weaponized for Ransomware in 2021
Cobalt Strike MimiKatz
2021-04-27Trend MicroJanus Agcaoili
Hello Ransomware Uses Updated China Chopper Web Shell, SharePoint Vulnerability
CHINACHOPPER Cobalt Strike
2021-04-16Trend MicroNitesh Surana
Could the Microsoft Exchange breach be stopped?
CHINACHOPPER
2021-04-15Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Robert Falcone
Actor Exploits Microsoft Exchange Server Vulnerabilities, Cortex XDR Blocks Harvesting of Credentials
CHINACHOPPER
2021-03-31Red CanaryRed Canary
2021 Threat Detection Report
Shlayer Andromeda Cobalt Strike Dridex Emotet IcedID MimiKatz QakBot TrickBot
2021-03-26ImpervaDaniel Johnston
Imperva Observes Hive of Activity Following Hafnium Microsoft Exchange Disclosures
CHINACHOPPER
2021-03-25MicrosoftTom McElroy
Web Shell Threat Hunting with Azure Sentinel
CHINACHOPPER
2021-03-25MicrosoftMicrosoft 365 Defender Threat Intelligence Team
Analyzing attacks taking advantage of the Exchange Server vulnerabilities
CHINACHOPPER
2021-03-21Twitter (@CyberRaiju)Jai Minton
Twitter Thread with analysis of .NET China Chopper
CHINACHOPPER
2021-03-21BlackberryBlackberry Research
2021 Threat Report
Bashlite FritzFrog IPStorm Mirai Tsunami elf.wellmess AppleJeus Dacls EvilQuest Manuscrypt Astaroth BazarBackdoor Cerber Cobalt Strike Emotet FinFisher RAT Kwampirs MimiKatz NjRAT Ryuk SmokeLoader TrickBot
2021-03-19Bundesamt für Sicherheit in der InformationstechnikCERT-Bund
Microsoft Exchange Schwachstellen Detektion und Reaktion (CVE-2021-26855, CVE-2021-26857, CVE-2021-26858, CVE-2021-27065)
CHINACHOPPER MimiKatz
2021-03-17Recorded FutureInsikt Group®
China-linked TA428 Continues to Target Russia and Mongolia IT Companies
PlugX Poison Ivy TA428
2021-03-15TrustwaveJoshua Deacon
HAFNIUM, China Chopper and ASP.NET Runtime
CHINACHOPPER
2021-03-11Cyborg SecurityJosh Campbell
You Don't Know the HAFNIUM of it...
CHINACHOPPER Cobalt Strike PowerCat
2021-03-11Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Unit 42
Microsoft Exchange Server Attack Timeline
CHINACHOPPER
2021-03-11DEVOFran Gomez
Detection and Investigation Using Devo: HAFNIUM 0-day Exploits on Microsoft Exchange Service
CHINACHOPPER MimiKatz
2021-03-10Lemon's InfoSec RamblingsJosh Lemon
Microsoft Exchange & the HAFNIUM Threat Actor
CHINACHOPPER
2021-03-10PICUS SecuritySüleyman Özarslan
Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (TTPs) Used by HAFNIUM to Target Microsoft Exchange Servers
CHINACHOPPER
2021-03-10ESET ResearchMathieu Tartare, Matthieu Faou, Thomas Dupuy
Exchange servers under siege from at least 10 APT groups
Microcin MimiKatz PlugX Winnti APT27 APT41 Calypso Tick ToddyCat Tonto Team Vicious Panda
2021-03-10DomainToolsJoe Slowik
Examining Exchange Exploitation and its Lessons for Defenders
CHINACHOPPER
2021-03-09Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Unit 42
Remediation Steps for the Microsoft Exchange Server Vulnerabilities
CHINACHOPPER
2021-03-09Red CanaryBrian Donohue, Katie Nickels, Tony Lambert
Microsoft Exchange server exploitation: how to detect, mitigate, and stay calm
CHINACHOPPER
2021-03-09PRAETORIANAnthony Weems, Dallas Kaman, Michael Weber
Reproducing the Microsoft Exchange Proxylogon Exploit Chain
CHINACHOPPER
2021-03-09YouTube (John Hammond)John Hammond
HAFNIUM - Post-Exploitation Analysis from Microsoft Exchange
CHINACHOPPER
2021-03-08SymantecThreat Hunter Team
How Symantec Stops Microsoft Exchange Server Attacks
CHINACHOPPER MimiKatz
2021-03-08Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Jeff White
Analyzing Attacks Against Microsoft Exchange Server With China Chopper Webshells
CHINACHOPPER
2021-03-07TRUESECRasmus Grönlund
Tracking Microsoft Exchange Zero-Day ProxyLogon and HAFNIUM
CHINACHOPPER
2021-03-05WiredAndy Greenberg
Chinese Hacking Spree Hit an ‘Astronomical’ Number of Victims
CHINACHOPPER
2021-03-05Huntress LabsHuntress Labs
Operation Exchange Marauder
CHINACHOPPER
2021-03-04Huntress LabsHuntress Labs
Operation Exchange Marauder
CHINACHOPPER
2021-03-04FireEyeAndrew Thompson, Chris DiGiamo, Matt Bromiley, Robert Wallace
Detection and Response to Exploitation of Microsoft Exchange Zero-Day Vulnerabilities
CHINACHOPPER HAFNIUM
2021-03-04CrowdStrikeThe Falcon Complete Team
Falcon Complete Stops Microsoft Exchange Server Zero-Day Exploits
CHINACHOPPER HAFNIUM
2021-03-03Huntress LabsJohn Hammond
Rapid Response: Mass Exploitation of On-Prem Exchange Servers
CHINACHOPPER HAFNIUM
2021-03-03Huntress LabsHuntress Labs
Mass exploitation of on-prem Exchange servers :(
CHINACHOPPER HAFNIUM
2021-03-03MITREMITRE ATT&CK
HAFNIUM
CHINACHOPPER HAFNIUM
2021-03-02Twitter (@ESETresearch)ESET Research
Tweet on Exchange RCE
CHINACHOPPER HAFNIUM
2021-03-02VolexityJosh Grunzweig, Matthew Meltzer, Sean Koessel, Steven Adair, Thomas Lancaster
Operation Exchange Marauder: Active Exploitation of Multiple Zero-Day Microsoft Exchange Vulnerabilities
CHINACHOPPER HAFNIUM
2021-03-02Rapid7 LabsAndrew Christian
Rapid7’s InsightIDR Enables Detection And Response to Microsoft Exchange Zero-Day
CHINACHOPPER HAFNIUM
2021-03-02MicrosoftMicrosoft 365 Defender Threat Intelligence Team, Microsoft 365 Security, Microsoft Threat Intelligence Center (MSTIC)
HAFNIUM targeting Exchange Servers with 0-day exploits
CHINACHOPPER HAFNIUM
2021-02-26CrowdStrikeEric Loui, Sergei Frankoff
Hypervisor Jackpotting: CARBON SPIDER and SPRITE SPIDER Target ESXi Servers With Ransomware to Maximize Impact
DarkSide RansomEXX Griffon Carbanak Cobalt Strike DarkSide IcedID MimiKatz PyXie RansomEXX REvil
2021-02-01ESET ResearchIgnacio Sanmillan, Matthieu Faou
Operation NightScout: Supply‑chain attack targets online gaming in Asia
Ghost RAT NoxPlayer Poison Ivy Red Dev 17
2021-01-29Trend MicroTrend Micro
Chopper ASPX web shell used in targeted attack
CHINACHOPPER MimiKatz
2021-01-26Twitter (@swisscom_csirt)Swisscom CSIRT
Tweet on Cring Ransomware groups using customized Mimikatz sample followed by CobaltStrike and dropping Cring rasomware
Cobalt Strike Cring MimiKatz
2021-01-18Bundesamt für VerfassungsschutzBundesamt für Verfassungsschutz
BfV Cyber-Brief Nr. 01/2021 : Vorgehensweise von APT31
MimiKatz
2021-01-15SwisscomMarkus Neis
Cracking a Soft Cell is Harder Than You Think
Ghost RAT MimiKatz PlugX Poison Ivy Trochilus RAT
2021-01-08Youtube (Virus Bulletin)Fumio Ozawa, Rintaro Koike, Shogo Hayashi
Operation LagTime IT: colourful Panda footprint
Cotx RAT nccTrojan Poison Ivy Tmanger TA428
2021-01-01DomainToolsJoe Slowik
Conceptualizing a Continuum of Cyber Threat Attribution
CHINACHOPPER SUNBURST
2021-01-01SecureworksSecureWorks
Threat Profile: GOLD FRANKLIN
Grateful POS Meterpreter MimiKatz RemCom FIN6
2021-01-01SecureworksSecureWorks
Threat Profile: GOLD BURLAP
Empire Downloader Mespinoza MimiKatz GOLD BURLAP
2021-01-01SecureWorks
Threat Profile: GOLD DRAKE
Cobalt Strike Dridex FriedEx Koadic MimiKatz WastedLocker Evil Corp
2020-12-21SlideShare (yurikamuraki5)Yurika Kakiuchi
Active Directory 侵害と推奨対策
MimiKatz
2020-12-15HvS-Consulting AGHvS-Consulting AG
Greetings from Lazarus: Anatomy of a cyber espionage campaign
BLINDINGCAN MimiKatz Lazarus Group
2020-12-15HvS-Consulting AGHvS-Consulting AG
Greetings from Lazarus Anatomy of a cyber espionage campaign
BLINDINGCAN HTTP(S) uploader MimiKatz
2020-12-04ThetaHamish Krebs
Snakes & Ladders: the offensive use of Python on Windows
MimiKatz
2020-11-30FireEyeMitchell Clarke, Tom Hall
It's not FINished The Evolving Maturity in Ransomware Operations
Cobalt Strike DoppelPaymer MimiKatz QakBot REvil
2020-11-30YoroiAntonio Pirozzi, Luca Mella, Luigi Martire
Shadows From The Past Threaten Italian Enterprises
Rekoobe LaZagne Responder MimiKatz win.rekoobe
2020-11-27PTSecurityAlexey Vishnyakov, Denis Goydenko
Investigation with a twist: an accidental APT attack and averted data destruction
TwoFace CHINACHOPPER HyperBro MegaCortex MimiKatz
2020-10-23F-Secure LabsGuillaume Couchard, Qimin Wang, Thiam Loong Siew
Catching Lazarus: Threat Intelligence to Real Detection Logic - Part Two
MimiKatz
2020-10-20F-SecureF-Secure Consulting
Incident Readiness: Preparing a proactive response to attacks
MimiKatz
2020-10-01US-CERTUS-CERT
Alert (AA20-275A): Potential for China Cyber Response to Heightened U.S.-China Tensions
CHINACHOPPER Cobalt Strike Empire Downloader MimiKatz Poison Ivy
2020-09-30NTT SecurityFumio Ozawa, Rintaro Koike, Shogo Hayashi
Operation LagTime IT: colourful Panda footprint (Slides)
Cotx RAT nccTrojan Poison Ivy Tmanger
2020-09-30NTT SecurityFumio Ozawa, Rintaro Koike, Shogo Hayashi
Operation LagTime IT: colourful Panda footprint
Cotx RAT nccTrojan Poison Ivy Tmanger
2020-09-17FBIFBI
FBI PIN Number 20200917-001: IRGC-Associated Cyber Operations Against US Company Networks
MimiKatz Nanocore RAT
2020-09-16RiskIQJon Gross
RiskIQ: Adventures in Cookie Land - Part 2
8.t Dropper Chinoxy Poison Ivy
2020-09-15US-CERTUS-CERT
Alert (AA20-259A): Iran-Based Threat Actor Exploits VPN Vulnerabilities
CHINACHOPPER Fox Kitten
2020-09-15US-CERTUS-CERT
Malware Analysis Report (AR20-259A): Iranian Web Shells
CHINACHOPPER
2020-08-31The DFIR ReportThe DFIR Report
NetWalker Ransomware in 1 Hour
Cobalt Strike Mailto MimiKatz
2020-08-28NTTFumio Ozawa, Rintaro Koike, Shogo Hayashi
Operation Lagtime IT: Colourful Panda Footprint
Cotx RAT Poison Ivy TA428
2020-08-19NTT SecurityFumio Ozawa, Rintaro Koike, Shogo Hayashi
Operation LagTime IT: Colorful Panda Footprint
8.t Dropper Cotx RAT Poison Ivy TA428
2020-08-10ZDNetCatalin Cimpanu
FBI says an Iranian hacking group is attacking F5 networking devices
MimiKatz
2020-08-06WiredAndy Greenberg
Chinese Hackers Have Pillaged Taiwan's Semiconductor Industry
Cobalt Strike MimiKatz Winnti Red Charon
2020-08-04BlackHatChung-Kuan Chen, Inndy Lin, Shang-De Jiang
Operation Chimera - APT Operation Targets Semiconductor Vendors
Cobalt Strike MimiKatz Winnti Red Charon
2020-07-21Department of JusticeDepartment of Justice
Two Chinese Hackers Working with the Ministry of State Security Charged with Global Computer Intrusion Campaign Targeting Intellectual Property and Confidential Business Information, Including COVID-19 Research
CHINACHOPPER BRONZE SPRING
2020-06-24Counter Threat Unit ResearchTeam
BRONZE VINEWOOD Targets Supply Chains
MimiKatz Trochilus RAT APT31
2020-06-18Bundesamt für VerfassungsschutzBundesamt für Verfassungsschutz
BfV Cyber-BriefNr. 01/2020 - Hinweis auf aktuelle Angriffskampagne
Ketrican MimiKatz
2020-06-03Trend MicroDaniel Lunghi
How to perform long term monitoring of careless threat actors
BBSRAT HyperBro Trochilus RAT
2020-05-28Kaspersky LabsVyacheslav Kopeytsev
Steganography in targeted attacks on industrial enterprises
MimiKatz
2020-05-27FBIFBI
Alert Number MI-000148-MW: APT Actors Exploiting Fortinet Vulnerabilities to Gain Access for Malicious Activity
MimiKatz
2020-05-21ESET ResearchMartin Smolár, Mathieu Tartare
No “Game over” for the Winnti Group
ACEHASH HTran MimiKatz PipeMon
2020-05-21BitdefenderBogdan Rusu, Liviu Arsene
Iranian Chafer APT Targeted Air Transportation and Government in Kuwait and Saudi Arabia
MimiKatz Remexi
2020-05-14Lab52Dex
The energy reserves in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea and a malicious campaign of APT10 against Turkey
Cobalt Strike HTran MimiKatz PlugX Quasar RAT
2020-05-14Avast DecodedLuigino Camastra
APT Group Planted Backdoors Targeting High Profile Networks in Central Asia
BYEBY Ghost RAT Microcin MimiKatz Vicious Panda
2020-05-07REDTEAM.PLAdam Ziaja
Sodinokibi / REvil ransomware
Maze MimiKatz REvil
2020-04-16Medium CyCraftCyCraft Technology Corp
Taiwan High-Tech Ecosystem Targeted by Foreign APT Group: Digital Skeleton Key Bypasses Security Measures
Cobalt Strike MimiKatz Red Charon
2020-03-12Check PointCheck Point Research
Vicious Panda: The COVID Campaign
8.t Dropper BYEBY Enfal Korlia Poison Ivy
2020-03-05MicrosoftMicrosoft Threat Protection Intelligence Team
Human-operated ransomware attacks: A preventable disaster
Dharma DoppelPaymer Dridex EternalPetya Gandcrab Hermes LockerGoga MegaCortex MimiKatz REvil RobinHood Ryuk SamSam TrickBot WannaCryptor PARINACOTA
2020-03-02Virus BulletinAlex Hinchliffe
Pulling the PKPLUG: the adversary playbook for the long-standing espionage activity of a Chinese nation-state adversary
HenBox Farseer PlugX Poison Ivy
2020-02-21ADEO DFIRADEO DFIR
APT10 Threat Analysis Report
CHINACHOPPER HTran MimiKatz PlugX Quasar RAT
2020-02-19LexfoLexfo
The Lazarus Constellation A study on North Korean malware
FastCash AppleJeus BADCALL Bankshot Brambul Dtrack Duuzer DYEPACK ELECTRICFISH HARDRAIN Hermes HOPLIGHT Joanap KEYMARBLE Kimsuky MimiKatz MyDoom NACHOCHEESE NavRAT PowerRatankba RokRAT Sierra(Alfa,Bravo, ...) Volgmer WannaCryptor
2020-02-18Cisco TalosVanja Svajcer
Building a bypass with MSBuild
Cobalt Strike GRUNT MimiKatz
2020-02-18Trend MicroCedric Pernet, Daniel Lunghi, Jamz Yaneza, Kenney Lu
Uncovering DRBControl: Inside the Cyberespionage Campaign Targeting Gambling Operations
Cobalt Strike HyperBro PlugX Trochilus RAT
2020-02-02uf0 BlogMatteo Malvica
Uncovering Mimikatz ‘msv’ and collecting credentials through PyKD
MimiKatz
2020-01-29nao_sec blognao_sec
An Overhead View of the Royal Road
BLACKCOFFEE Cotx RAT Datper DDKONG Derusbi Icefog Korlia NewCore RAT PLAINTEE Poison Ivy Sisfader
2020-01-10Youtube (Azure Thursday)Maarten Goet
A hitchhikers guide to the cybersecurity galaxy
GALLIUM
2020-01-09Lab52Jagaimo Kawaii
TA428 Group abusing recent conflict between Iran and USA
Poison Ivy
2020-01-01SecureworksSecureWorks
GOLD DRAKE
Dridex Empire Downloader FriedEx Koadic MimiKatz
2020-01-01SecureworksSecureWorks
GOLD KINGSWOOD
More_eggs ATMSpitter Cobalt Strike CobInt MimiKatz
2020-01-01SecureworksSecureWorks
BRONZE PRESIDENT
CHINACHOPPER Cobalt Strike PlugX MUSTANG PANDA
2020-01-01FireEyeMandiant, Mitchell Clarke, Tom Hall
Mandiant IR Grab Bag of Attacker Activity
TwoFace CHINACHOPPER HyperBro HyperSSL
2020-01-01SecureworksSecureWorks
BRONZE ATLAS
Speculoos Winnti ACEHASH CCleaner Backdoor CHINACHOPPER Empire Downloader HTran MimiKatz PlugX Winnti APT41
2020-01-01SecureworksSecureWorks
BRONZE UNION
9002 RAT CHINACHOPPER Enfal Ghost RAT HttpBrowser HyperBro owaauth PlugX Poison Ivy ZXShell APT27
2020-01-01SecureworksSecureWorks
BRONZE KEYSTONE
9002 RAT BLACKCOFFEE DeputyDog Derusbi HiKit PlugX Poison Ivy ZXShell APT17
2020-01-01SecureworksSecureWorks
BRONZE VINEWOOD
MimiKatz Trochilus RAT APT31
2020-01-01SecureworksSecureWorks
BRONZE RIVERSIDE
Anel ChChes Cobalt Strike PlugX Poison Ivy Quasar RAT RedLeaves APT10
2020-01-01SecureworksSecureWorks
BRONZE FIRESTONE
9002 RAT Derusbi Empire Downloader PlugX Poison Ivy APT19
2020-01-01SecureworksSecureWorks
GOLD KINGSWOOD
More_eggs ATMSpitter Cobalt Strike CobInt MimiKatz Cobalt
2020-01-01SecureworksSecureWorks
ALUMINUM SARATOGA
BlackShades DarkComet Xtreme RAT Poison Ivy Quasar RAT Molerats
2020-01-01SecureworksSecureWorks
BRONZE MAYFAIR
HTran pirpi APT3
2020-01-01SecureworksSecureWorks
COBALT HICKMAN
MimiKatz Remexi APT39
2020-01-01SecureworksSecureWorks
TIN WOODLAWN
Cobalt Strike KerrDown MimiKatz PHOREAL RatSnif Remy SOUNDBITE APT32
2020-01-01SecureworksSecureWorks
BRONZE MOHAWK
AIRBREAK scanbox BLACKCOFFEE CHINACHOPPER Cobalt Strike Derusbi homefry murkytop SeDll APT40
2020-01-01SecureworksSecureWorks
BRONZE EXPRESS
9002 RAT CHINACHOPPER IsSpace NewCT PlugX smac APT26
2019-12-12MicrosoftMicrosoft Threat Intelligence Center
GALLIUM: Targeting global telecom
CHINACHOPPER Ghost RAT HTran MimiKatz Poison Ivy GALLIUM
2019-11-19FireEyeKelli Vanderlee, Nalani Fraser
Achievement Unlocked: Chinese Cyber Espionage Evolves to Support Higher Level Missions
MESSAGETAP TSCookie ACEHASH CHINACHOPPER Cobalt Strike Derusbi Empire Downloader Ghost RAT HIGHNOON HTran MimiKatz NetWire RC poisonplug Poison Ivy pupy Quasar RAT ZXShell
2019-09-23MITREMITRE ATT&CK
APT41
Derusbi MESSAGETAP Winnti ASPXSpy BLACKCOFFEE CHINACHOPPER Cobalt Strike Derusbi Empire Downloader Ghost RAT MimiKatz NjRAT PlugX ShadowPad Winnti ZXShell APT41
2019-08-27Cisco TalosPaul Rascagnères, Vanja Svajcer
China Chopper still active 9 years later
CHINACHOPPER
2019-08-19FireEyeAlex Pennino, Matt Bromiley
GAME OVER: Detecting and Stopping an APT41 Operation
ACEHASH CHINACHOPPER HIGHNOON
2019-07-23ProofpointDennis Schwarz, Michael Raggi, Proofpoint Threat Insight Team
Chinese APT “Operation LagTime IT” Targets Government Information Technology Agencies in Eastern Asia
8.t Dropper Cotx RAT Poison Ivy TA428
2019-06-25CybereasonCybereason Nocturnus
OPERATION SOFT CELL: A WORLDWIDE CAMPAIGN AGAINST TELECOMMUNICATIONS PROVIDERS
CHINACHOPPER HTran MimiKatz Poison Ivy Operation Soft Cell
2019-05-28Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Robert Falcone, Tom Lancaster
Emissary Panda Attacks Middle East Government Sharepoint Servers
CHINACHOPPER HyperSSL
2019-05-10XPN BlogAdam Chester
Exploring Mimikatz - Part 1 - WDigest
MimiKatz
2019-04-04CrowdStrikeHarlan Carvey
Mimikatz in the Wild: Bypassing Signature-Based Detections Using the “AK47 of Cyber”
MimiKatz
2019-03-27SymantecCritical Attack Discovery and Intelligence Team
Elfin: Relentless Espionage Group Targets Multiple Organizations in Saudi Arabia and U.S.
DarkComet MimiKatz Nanocore RAT NetWire RC pupy Quasar RAT Remcos StoneDrill TURNEDUP APT33
2019-02-06Recorded FutureInsikt Group, Rapid7
APT10 Targeted Norwegian MSP and US Companies in Sustained Campaign
Trochilus RAT APT31 HURRICANE PANDA
2019-01-04Github (gentilkiwi)Benjamin Delpy
mimikatz Repository
MimiKatz
2019-01-01Virus BulletinBowen Pan, Lion Gu
A vine climbing over the Great Firewall: A long-term attack against China
Poison Ivy ZXShell
2019-01-01MITREMITRE ATT&CK
Tool description: China Chopper
CHINACHOPPER
2018-09-21Qihoo 360 TechnologyQihoo 360
Poison Ivy Group and the Cyberespionage Campaign Against Chinese Military and Goverment
Poison Ivy
2018-07-25SymantecCritical Attack Discovery and Intelligence Team, Network Protection Security Labs
Leafminer: New Espionage Campaigns Targeting Middle Eastern Regions
Imecab MimiKatz Sorgu RASPITE
2018-05-15BSides DetroitKeven Murphy, Stefano Maccaglia
IR in Heterogeneous Environment
Korlia Poison Ivy
2018-03-16FireEyeFireEye
Suspected Chinese Cyber Espionage Group (TEMP.Periscope) Targeting U.S. Engineering and Maritime Industries
badflick BLACKCOFFEE CHINACHOPPER homefry murkytop SeDll APT40
2018-02-28SymantecCritical Attack Discovery and Intelligence Team
Chafer: Latest Attacks Reveal Heightened Ambitions
MimiKatz Remexi
2018-02-15SecureworksCounter Threat Unit ResearchTeam
SamSam Ransomware Campaigns
MimiKatz reGeorg SamSam BOSS SPIDER
2017-12-20CrowdStrikeAdam Kozy
An End to “Smash-and-Grab” and a Move to More Targeted Approaches
CHINACHOPPER
2017-12-04RSAJack Wesley Riley
The Shadows of Ghosts Inside the response of a unique Carbanak intrusion
GOTROJ MimiKatz
2017-11-09WiredAndy Greenberg
He Perfected a Password-Hacking Tool—Then the Russians Came Calling
MimiKatz
2017-11-03Github (5loyd)5loyd
Trochilus
Trochilus RAT
2017-09-15FortinetXiaopeng Zhang
Deep Analysis of New Poison Ivy/PlugX Variant - Part II
Poison Ivy
2017-08-31NCC GroupAhmed Zaki
Analysing a recent Poison Ivy sample
Poison Ivy
2017-08-23FortinetXiaopeng Zhang
Deep Analysis of New Poison Ivy Variant
Poison Ivy
2017-05-31MITREMITRE ATT&CK
Sandworm Team
CyclopsBlink Exaramel BlackEnergy EternalPetya Exaramel GreyEnergy KillDisk MimiKatz Olympic Destroyer Sandworm
2017-05-31MITREMITRE ATT&CK
PittyTiger
Enfal Ghost RAT MimiKatz Poison Ivy APT24
2017-04-03JPCERT/CCShusei Tomonaga
RedLeaves - Malware Based on Open Source RAT
PlugX RedLeaves Trochilus RAT
2017-04-01PricewaterhouseCoopersPricewaterhouseCoopers
Operation Cloud Hopper: Technical Annex
ChChes PlugX Quasar RAT RedLeaves Trochilus RAT
2017-02-27SymantecA L Johnson
Shamoon: Multi-staged destructive attacks limited to specific targets
DistTrack MimiKatz Rocket Kitten
2016-11-22Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Jen Miller-Osborn, Robert Falcone, Tom Lancaster, Vicky Ray
Tropic Trooper Targets Taiwanese Government and Fossil Fuel Provider With Poison Ivy
Poison Ivy
2016-10-11SymantecSymantec Security Response
Odinaff: New Trojan used in high level financial attacks
Cobalt Strike KLRD MimiKatz Odinaff
2016-04-26Github (CyberMonitor)Jason Jones
New Poison Ivy Activity Targeting Myanmar, Asian Countries
Poison Ivy
2016-04-22Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Brandon Levene, Jen Miller-Osborn, Micah Yates, Mike Scott
New Poison Ivy RAT Variant Targets Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Activists
Poison Ivy
2016-03-30SecureworksCounter Threat Unit ResearchTeam
Ransomware Deployed by Adversary with Established Foothold
MimiKatz reGeorg SamSam BOSS SPIDER
2015-08-01Arbor NetworksASERT Team
Uncovering the Seven Pointed Dagger
9002 RAT EvilGrab PlugX Trochilus RAT APT9
2015-02-06CrowdStrikeCrowdStrike
CrowdStrike Global Threat Intel Report 2014
BlackPOS CryptoLocker Derusbi Elise Enfal EvilGrab Gameover P2P HttpBrowser Medusa Mirage Naikon NetTraveler pirpi PlugX Poison Ivy Sakula RAT Sinowal sykipot taidoor
2014-09-19Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Jen Miller-Osborn, Ryan Olson
Recent Watering Hole Attacks Attributed to APT Group “th3bug” Using Poison Ivy
Poison Ivy
2014-01-01FireEyeFireEye
Operation Quantum Entanglement
IsSpace NewCT Poison Ivy SysGet
2013-10-31FireEyeNed Moran, Thoufique Haq
Know Your Enemy: Tracking A Rapidly Evolving APT Actor
Bozok Poison Ivy TEMPER PANDA
2013-08-23FireEyeNart Villeneuve, Ned Moran, Thoufique Haq
Operation Molerats: Middle East Cyber Attacks Using Poison Ivy
Poison Ivy Molerats
2013-08-07FireEyeDennis Hanzlik, Ian Ahl, Tony Lee
Breaking Down the China Chopper Web Shell - Part I
CHINACHOPPER
2013-03-04Trend MicroKyle Wilhoit
In-Depth Look: APT Attack Tools of the Trade
HTran
2011-08-03SecureworksJoe Stewart
HTran and the Advanced Persistent Threat
HTran
2011-04-28Gentil Kiwi
Un observateur d’événements aveugle…
MimiKatz
2011-01-01SymantecErica Eng, Gavin O'Gorman
The Nitro Attacks: Stealing Secrets from the Chemical Industry
Poison Ivy Nitro
2010-01-01MandiantEro Carrera, Peter Silberman
State of Malware: Family Ties
Bredolab Conficker Cutwail KoobFace Oderoor Poison Ivy Rustock Sinowal Szribi Zeus

Credits: MISP Project