SYMBOLCOMMON_NAMEaka. SYNONYMS
win.hoplight (Back to overview)

HOPLIGHT

aka: HANGMAN

Actor(s): Lazarus Group


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References
2020-02-25SentinelOneJim Walter
@online{walter:20200225:dprk:735f095, author = {Jim Walter}, title = {{DPRK Hidden Cobra Update: North Korean Malicious Cyber Activity}}, date = {2020-02-25}, organization = {SentinelOne}, url = {https://labs.sentinelone.com/dprk-hidden-cobra-update-north-korean-malicious-cyber-activity/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-02-27} } DPRK Hidden Cobra Update: North Korean Malicious Cyber Activity
ARTFULPIE BISTROMATH BUFFETLINE CHEESETRAY HOPLIGHT HOTCROISSANT SLICKSHOES
2020-02-19LexfoLexfo
@techreport{lexfo:20200219:lazarus:f293c37, author = {Lexfo}, title = {{The Lazarus Constellation A study on North Korean malware}}, date = {2020-02-19}, institution = {Lexfo}, url = {https://blog.lexfo.fr/ressources/Lexfo-WhitePaper-The_Lazarus_Constellation.pdf}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-03-11} } 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
2020-02-14US-CERTUS-CERT
@online{uscert:20200214:malware:fd008a7, author = {US-CERT}, title = {{Malware Analysis Report (AR20-045G): MAR-10135536-8.v4 - North Korean Trojan: HOPLIGHT}}, date = {2020-02-14}, organization = {US-CERT}, url = {https://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/analysis-reports/ar20-045g}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-02-27} } Malware Analysis Report (AR20-045G): MAR-10135536-8.v4 - North Korean Trojan: HOPLIGHT
HOPLIGHT
2020-02-13QianxinQi Anxin Threat Intelligence Center
@techreport{center:20200213:report:146d333, author = {Qi Anxin Threat Intelligence Center}, title = {{APT Report 2019}}, date = {2020-02-13}, institution = {Qianxin}, url = {https://ti.qianxin.com/uploads/2020/02/13/cb78386a082f465f259b37dae5df4884.pdf}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-02-27} } APT Report 2019
Chrysaor Exodus Dacls VPNFilter DNSRat Griffon KopiLuwak More_eggs SQLRat AppleJeus BONDUPDATER Agent.BTZ Anchor AndroMut AppleJeus BOOSTWRITE Brambul Carbanak Cobalt Strike Dacls DistTrack DNSpionage Dtrack ELECTRICFISH FlawedAmmyy FlawedGrace Get2 Grateful POS HOPLIGHT Imminent Monitor RAT jason Joanap KerrDown KEYMARBLE Lambert LightNeuron LoJax MiniDuke PolyglotDuke PowerRatankba Rising Sun SDBbot ServHelper Snatch Stuxnet TinyMet tRat TrickBot Volgmer X-Agent Zebrocy
2020SecureworksSecureWorks
@online{secureworks:2020:nickel:b8eb4a4, author = {SecureWorks}, title = {{NICKEL ACADEMY}}, date = {2020}, organization = {Secureworks}, url = {https://www.secureworks.com/research/threat-profiles/nickel-academy}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-05-23} } NICKEL ACADEMY
Brambul Duuzer HOPLIGHT Joanap Sierra(Alfa,Bravo, ...) Volgmer
2019-10-31CISACISA
@online{cisa:20191031:malware:4eccc2d, author = {CISA}, title = {{Malware Analysis Report (AR19-304A)}}, date = {2019-10-31}, organization = {CISA}, url = {https://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/analysis-reports/ar19-304a}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-01-09} } Malware Analysis Report (AR19-304A)
HOPLIGHT
2019-08-01Kaspersky LabsGReAT
@online{great:20190801:trends:5e25d5b, author = {GReAT}, title = {{APT trends report Q2 2019}}, date = {2019-08-01}, organization = {Kaspersky Labs}, url = {https://securelist.com/apt-trends-report-q2-2019/91897/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-08-13} } APT trends report Q2 2019
ZooPark magecart POWERSTATS Chaperone COMpfun EternalPetya FinFisher RAT HawkEye Keylogger HOPLIGHT Microcin NjRAT Olympic Destroyer PLEAD RokRAT Triton Zebrocy
2019-04-11Computing.co.ukDev Kundaliya
@online{kundaliya:20190411:lazarus:2ad8687, author = {Dev Kundaliya}, title = {{Lazarus rises: Warning over new HOPLIGHT malware linked with North Korea}}, date = {2019-04-11}, organization = {Computing.co.uk}, url = {https://www.computing.co.uk/ctg/news/3074007/lazarus-rises-warning-over-new-hoplight-malware-linked-with-north-korea}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-01-06} } Lazarus rises: Warning over new HOPLIGHT malware linked with North Korea
HOPLIGHT
2019-04-10US-CERTUS-CERT
@online{uscert:20190410:malware:4946afa, author = {US-CERT}, title = {{Malware Analysis Report (AR19-100A): North Korean Trojan: HOPLIGHT}}, date = {2019-04-10}, organization = {US-CERT}, url = {https://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/analysis-reports/AR19-100A}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-01-09} } Malware Analysis Report (AR19-100A): North Korean Trojan: HOPLIGHT
HOPLIGHT
2017-08-14Palo Alto Networks Unit 42Anthony Kasza
@online{kasza:20170814:blockbuster:79266d5, author = {Anthony Kasza}, title = {{The Blockbuster Saga Continues}}, date = {2017-08-14}, organization = {Palo Alto Networks Unit 42}, url = {https://researchcenter.paloaltonetworks.com/2017/08/unit42-blockbuster-saga-continues/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2019-12-20} } The Blockbuster Saga Continues
HOPLIGHT
2015-09-10FireEyeGenwei Jiang, Josiah Kimble
@techreport{jiang:20150910:hangul:2e0fc13, author = {Genwei Jiang and Josiah Kimble}, title = {{Hangul Word Processor (HWP)Zero-Day: possible ties to North Korean threat actors}}, date = {2015-09-10}, institution = {FireEye}, url = {https://www.fireeye.com/content/dam/fireeye-www/global/en/blog/threat-research/FireEye_HWP_ZeroDay.pdf}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-01-13} } Hangul Word Processor (HWP)Zero-Day: possible ties to North Korean threat actors
HOPLIGHT
Yara Rules
[TLP:WHITE] win_hoplight_auto (20230125 | Detects win.hoplight.)
rule win_hoplight_auto {

    meta:
        author = "Felix Bilstein - yara-signator at cocacoding dot com"
        date = "2023-01-25"
        version = "1"
        description = "Detects win.hoplight."
        info = "autogenerated rule brought to you by yara-signator"
        tool = "yara-signator v0.6.0"
        signator_config = "callsandjumps;datarefs;binvalue"
        malpedia_reference = "https://malpedia.caad.fkie.fraunhofer.de/details/win.hoplight"
        malpedia_rule_date = "20230124"
        malpedia_hash = "2ee0eebba83dce3d019a90519f2f972c0fcf9686"
        malpedia_version = "20230125"
        malpedia_license = "CC BY-SA 4.0"
        malpedia_sharing = "TLP:WHITE"

    /* DISCLAIMER
     * The strings used in this rule have been automatically selected from the
     * disassembly of memory dumps and unpacked files, using YARA-Signator.
     * The code and documentation is published here:
     * https://github.com/fxb-cocacoding/yara-signator
     * As Malpedia is used as data source, please note that for a given
     * number of families, only single samples are documented.
     * This likely impacts the degree of generalization these rules will offer.
     * Take the described generation method also into consideration when you
     * apply the rules in your use cases and assign them confidence levels.
     */


    strings:
        $sequence_0 = { 488b8c2480000000 488b8948030000 833c8100 0f8482000000 }
            // n = 4, score = 100
            //   488b8c2480000000     | dec                 eax
            //   488b8948030000       | mov                 ecx, dword ptr [esp + 0x80]
            //   833c8100             | dec                 eax
            //   0f8482000000         | mov                 ecx, dword ptr [ecx + 0x348]

        $sequence_1 = { 7433 4863842414040000 8b848420040000 8b8c2444040000 }
            // n = 4, score = 100
            //   7433                 | call                dword ptr [esp + 0x58]
            //   4863842414040000     | mov                 byte ptr [esp + 0x28], 0x4b
            //   8b848420040000       | inc                 ecx
            //   8b8c2444040000       | mov                 eax, 1

        $sequence_2 = { 7529 48630424 488b4c2420 0fb6840134190000 }
            // n = 4, score = 100
            //   7529                 | movzx               ecx, al
            //   48630424             | mov                 eax, dword ptr [esp + 0x48]
            //   488b4c2420           | dec                 eax
            //   0fb6840134190000     | mov                 ecx, dword ptr [esp + 0x60]

        $sequence_3 = { 0fb6493f c1e118 0bc1 8944245c }
            // n = 4, score = 100
            //   0fb6493f             | xor                 ecx, esp
            //   c1e118               | dec                 eax
            //   0bc1                 | mov                 ebx, dword ptr [esp + 0x2060]
            //   8944245c             | dec                 eax

        $sequence_4 = { 488b4c2438 894114 488b442438 4883c020 }
            // n = 4, score = 100
            //   488b4c2438           | jne                 0x2b
            //   894114               | dec                 eax
            //   488b442438           | arpl                word ptr [esp], ax
            //   4883c020             | dec                 eax

        $sequence_5 = { 03c8 8bc1 99 b9ff000000 }
            // n = 4, score = 100
            //   03c8                 | arpl                word ptr [esp + 0x414], ax
            //   8bc1                 | mov                 eax, dword ptr [esp + eax*4 + 0x420]
            //   99                   | mov                 ecx, dword ptr [esp + 0x444]
            //   b9ff000000           | dec                 eax

        $sequence_6 = { 488b4008 0fb64008 83f802 7c1a }
            // n = 4, score = 100
            //   488b4008             | mov                 ecx, dword ptr [esp + 0x20]
            //   0fb64008             | movzx               eax, byte ptr [ecx + eax + 0x1934]
            //   83f802               | je                  0x35
            //   7c1a                 | dec                 eax

        $sequence_7 = { 4833cc e8???????? 488b9c2460200000 4881c440200000 }
            // n = 4, score = 100
            //   4833cc               | cmp                 dword ptr [ecx + eax*4], 0
            //   e8????????           |                     
            //   488b9c2460200000     | je                  0x88
            //   4881c440200000       | dec                 eax

    condition:
        7 of them and filesize < 765952
}
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