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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 (20200529 | autogenerated rule brought to you by yara-signator)
rule win_hoplight_auto {

    meta:
        author = "Felix Bilstein - yara-signator at cocacoding dot com"
        date = "2020-05-30"
        version = "1"
        description = "autogenerated rule brought to you by yara-signator"
        tool = "yara-signator v0.4.0"
        tool_config = "callsandjumps;datarefs;binvalue"
        malpedia_reference = "https://malpedia.caad.fkie.fraunhofer.de/details/win.hoplight"
        malpedia_rule_date = "20200529"
        malpedia_hash = "92c362319514e5a6da26204961446caa3a8b32a8"
        malpedia_version = "20200529"
        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 / approach 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 = { 488b442470 8b80cc000000 488b4c2470 03815c030000 488b4c2470 8981cc000000 }
            // n = 6, score = 100
            //   488b442470           | dec                 eax
            //   8b80cc000000         | mov                 eax, dword ptr [esp + 0x70]
            //   488b4c2470           | mov                 eax, dword ptr [eax + 0xcc]
            //   03815c030000         | dec                 eax
            //   488b4c2470           | mov                 ecx, dword ptr [esp + 0x70]
            //   8981cc000000         | add                 eax, dword ptr [ecx + 0x35c]

        $sequence_1 = { c60002 488b4c2460 e8???????? 89442438 }
            // n = 4, score = 100
            //   c60002               | dec                 eax
            //   488b4c2460           | mov                 edx, dword ptr [esp + 0x38]
            //   e8????????           |                     
            //   89442438             | mov                 dword ptr [edx + ecx*4], eax

        $sequence_2 = { 837c243000 7d0a b80a000000 e9???????? 837c243001 }
            // n = 5, score = 100
            //   837c243000           | mov                 dword ptr [esp + 0x20], eax
            //   7d0a                 | dec                 eax
            //   b80a000000           | arpl                word ptr [esp + 0x2c], ax
            //   e9????????           |                     
            //   837c243001           | dec                 esp

        $sequence_3 = { 750f 488b442460 48ffc0 4889442460 eb0a }
            // n = 5, score = 100
            //   750f                 | inc                 ecx
            //   488b442460           | mov                 eax, 0x100000
            //   48ffc0               | dec                 eax
            //   4889442460           | mov                 ecx, edi
            //   eb0a                 | dec                 eax

        $sequence_4 = { 4889442420 486344242c 4c8bc0 baff000000 488b4c2420 e8???????? 486344242c }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   4889442420           | lea                 edx, [esp + 0x60]
            //   486344242c           | mov                 byte ptr [eax], 2
            //   4c8bc0               | dec                 eax
            //   baff000000           | mov                 ecx, dword ptr [esp + 0x60]
            //   488b4c2420           | mov                 dword ptr [esp + 0x38], eax
            //   e8????????           |                     
            //   486344242c           | xor                 edx, edx

        $sequence_5 = { 2bd1 8bca 4863c9 488b542438 89048a 4c8d442450 488d542460 }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   2bd1                 | dec                 eax
            //   8bca                 | mov                 ecx, dword ptr [esp + 0x70]
            //   4863c9               | mov                 dword ptr [ecx + 0xcc], eax
            //   488b542438           | sub                 edx, ecx
            //   89048a               | mov                 ecx, edx
            //   4c8d442450           | dec                 eax
            //   488d542460           | arpl                cx, cx

        $sequence_6 = { 89442434 837c243400 7406 8b442434 eb02 33c0 488b4c2470 }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   89442434             | mov                 eax, eax
            //   837c243400           | mov                 edx, 0xff
            //   7406                 | dec                 eax
            //   8b442434             | mov                 ecx, dword ptr [esp + 0x20]
            //   eb02                 | dec                 eax
            //   33c0                 | arpl                word ptr [esp + 0x2c], ax
            //   488b4c2470           | jne                 0x30

        $sequence_7 = { 33d2 41b800001000 488bcf e8???????? }
            // n = 4, score = 100
            //   33d2                 | dec                 esp
            //   41b800001000         | lea                 eax, [esp + 0x50]
            //   488bcf               | dec                 eax
            //   e8????????           |                     

    condition:
        7 of them and filesize < 765952
}
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