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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 elf.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 Microcin
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 (20201014 | autogenerated rule brought to you by yara-signator)
rule win_hoplight_auto {

    meta:
        author = "Felix Bilstein - yara-signator at cocacoding dot com"
        date = "2020-10-14"
        version = "1"
        description = "autogenerated rule brought to you by yara-signator"
        tool = "yara-signator v0.5.0"
        tool_config = "callsandjumps;datarefs;binvalue"
        malpedia_reference = "https://malpedia.caad.fkie.fraunhofer.de/details/win.hoplight"
        malpedia_rule_date = "20201014"
        malpedia_hash = "a7e3bd57eaf12bf3ea29a863c041091ba3af9ac9"
        malpedia_version = "20201014"
        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 = { 89416c 8b442438 448bc0 488b542458 488b442450 8b4870 }
            // n = 6, score = 100
            //   89416c               | mov                 dword ptr [esp + 0x30], eax
            //   8b442438             | dec                 eax
            //   448bc0               | lea                 eax, [ebp - 0x40]
            //   488b542458           | inc                 ebp
            //   488b442450           | xor                 eax, eax
            //   8b4870               | mov                 dword ptr [ecx + 0x6c], eax

        $sequence_1 = { 4863842414040000 8b848420040000 8b8c2444040000 03c8 8bc1 }
            // n = 5, score = 100
            //   4863842414040000     | dec                 eax
            //   8b848420040000       | arpl                word ptr [esp + 0x414], ax
            //   8b8c2444040000       | mov                 eax, dword ptr [esp + eax*4 + 0x420]
            //   03c8                 | mov                 ecx, dword ptr [esp + 0x444]
            //   8bc1                 | add                 ecx, eax

        $sequence_2 = { 4889442430 41b930000000 4c8d442428 488b542430 488d4c2420 }
            // n = 5, score = 100
            //   4889442430           | inc                 ebp
            //   41b930000000         | xor                 ecx, ecx
            //   4c8d442428           | dec                 esp
            //   488b542430           | mov                 eax, dword ptr [esp + 0x298]
            //   488d4c2420           | dec                 eax

        $sequence_3 = { 3981a4000000 740a b80060ffff e9???????? 8b442424 }
            // n = 5, score = 100
            //   3981a4000000         | mov                 eax, ecx
            //   740a                 | cmp                 dword ptr [ecx + 0xa4], eax
            //   b80060ffff           | je                  0xc
            //   e9????????           |                     
            //   8b442424             | mov                 eax, 0xffff6000

        $sequence_4 = { 8b442420 3944241c 730d c784243c01000001000000 eb0b }
            // n = 5, score = 100
            //   8b442420             | mov                 eax, dword ptr [esp + 0x20]
            //   3944241c             | cmp                 dword ptr [esp + 0x1c], eax
            //   730d                 | jae                 0xf
            //   c784243c01000001000000     | mov    dword ptr [esp + 0x13c], 1
            //   eb0b                 | jmp                 0xd

        $sequence_5 = { 7438 c744242002000000 4533c9 4c8b842498020000 488b542430 }
            // n = 5, score = 100
            //   7438                 | mov                 ecx, dword ptr [eax + 0x70]
            //   c744242002000000     | mov                 ecx, dword ptr [esp + 0x60]
            //   4533c9               | shr                 ecx, 2
            //   4c8b842498020000     | or                  eax, ecx
            //   488b542430           | mov                 dword ptr [esp + 0x60], eax

        $sequence_6 = { 8b4c2460 c1e902 0bc1 89442460 8b442454 c1e005 8b4c2454 }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   8b4c2460             | mov                 eax, dword ptr [esp + 0x38]
            //   c1e902               | inc                 esp
            //   0bc1                 | mov                 eax, eax
            //   89442460             | dec                 eax
            //   8b442454             | mov                 edx, dword ptr [esp + 0x58]
            //   c1e005               | dec                 eax
            //   8b4c2454             | mov                 eax, dword ptr [esp + 0x50]

        $sequence_7 = { 4533c9 4889442430 488d45c0 4533c0 }
            // n = 4, score = 100
            //   4533c9               | mov                 eax, dword ptr [esp + 0x24]
            //   4889442430           | inc                 ebp
            //   488d45c0             | xor                 ecx, ecx
            //   4533c0               | dec                 eax

    condition:
        7 of them and filesize < 765952
}
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