SYMBOLCOMMON_NAMEaka. SYNONYMS
win.lightneuron (Back to overview)

LightNeuron

aka: NETTRANS, XTRANS

Actor(s): Turla Group


There is no description at this point.

References
2020-03-12ESET ResearchMatthieu Faou
@online{faou:20200312:tracking:913d16e, author = {Matthieu Faou}, title = {{Tracking Turla: New backdoor delivered via Armenian watering holes}}, date = {2020-03-12}, organization = {ESET Research}, url = {https://www.welivesecurity.com/2020/03/12/tracking-turla-new-backdoor-armenian-watering-holes/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-03-13} } Tracking Turla: New backdoor delivered via Armenian watering holes
LightNeuron Mosquito NetFlash Skipper
2020-03-04CrowdStrikeCrowdStrike
@techreport{crowdstrike:20200304:2020:818c85f, author = {CrowdStrike}, title = {{2020 CrowdStrike Global Threat Report}}, date = {2020-03-04}, institution = {CrowdStrike}, url = {https://go.crowdstrike.com/rs/281-OBQ-266/images/Report2020CrowdStrikeGlobalThreatReport.pdf}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-07-24} } 2020 CrowdStrike Global Threat Report
MESSAGETAP More_eggs 8.t Dropper Anchor BabyShark BadNews Clop Cobalt Strike CobInt Cobra Carbon System Cutwail DanaBot Dharma DoppelDridex DoppelPaymer Dridex Emotet FlawedAmmyy FriedEx Gandcrab Get2 IcedID ISFB KerrDown LightNeuron LockerGoga Maze MECHANICAL Necurs Nokki Outlook Backdoor Phobos Predator The Thief QakBot REvil RobinHood Ryuk SDBbot Skipper SmokeLoader TerraRecon TerraStealer TerraTV TinyLoader TrickBot vidar Winnti ANTHROPOID SPIDER APT31 APT39 BlackTech BuhTrap Charming Kitten CLOCKWORK SPIDER DOPPEL SPIDER FIN7 Gamaredon Group Leviathan MONTY SPIDER Mustang Panda NARWHAL SPIDER NOCTURNAL SPIDER PINCHY SPIDER Pirate Panda SALTY SPIDER SCULLY SPIDER SMOKY SPIDER Thrip VENOM SPIDER
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:iron:de2007f, author = {SecureWorks}, title = {{IRON HUNTER}}, date = {2020}, organization = {Secureworks}, url = {https://www.secureworks.com/research/threat-profiles/iron-hunter}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-05-23} } IRON HUNTER
Agent.BTZ Cobra Carbon System LightNeuron Mosquito Nautilus Neuron Skipper Uroburos Turla Group
2019-06-20SymantecSymantec DeepSight Adversary Intelligence Team, Symantec Network Protection Security Labs
@online{team:20190620:waterbug:9c50dd1, author = {Symantec DeepSight Adversary Intelligence Team and Symantec Network Protection Security Labs}, title = {{Waterbug: Espionage Group Rolls Out Brand-New Toolset in Attacks Against Governments}}, date = {2019-06-20}, organization = {Symantec}, url = {https://www.symantec.com/blogs/threat-intelligence/waterbug-espionage-governments}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-01-13} } Waterbug: Espionage Group Rolls Out Brand-New Toolset in Attacks Against Governments
LightNeuron
2019-05-07ESET ResearchMatthieu Faou
@online{faou:20190507:turla:0300283, author = {Matthieu Faou}, title = {{Turla LightNeuron: An email too far}}, date = {2019-05-07}, organization = {ESET Research}, url = {https://www.welivesecurity.com/2019/05/07/turla-lightneuron-email-too-far/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2019-11-14} } Turla LightNeuron: An email too far
LightNeuron
2019-05ESET ResearchMatthieu Faou
@techreport{faou:201905:turla:5a8a05f, author = {Matthieu Faou}, title = {{TURLA LIGHTNEURON: One email away from remote code execution}}, date = {2019-05}, institution = {ESET Research}, url = {https://www.welivesecurity.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/ESET-LightNeuron.pdf}, language = {English}, urldate = {2020-01-08} } TURLA LIGHTNEURON: One email away from remote code execution
LightNeuron
2018-07-10Kaspersky LabsGReAT
@online{great:20180710:trends:4651c7b, author = {GReAT}, title = {{APT Trends Report Q2 2018}}, date = {2018-07-10}, organization = {Kaspersky Labs}, url = {https://securelist.com/apt-trends-report-q2-2018/86487/}, language = {English}, urldate = {2019-12-20} } APT Trends Report Q2 2018
LightNeuron PoorWeb
Yara Rules
[TLP:WHITE] win_lightneuron_auto (20211008 | Detects win.lightneuron.)
rule win_lightneuron_auto {

    meta:
        author = "Felix Bilstein - yara-signator at cocacoding dot com"
        date = "2021-10-07"
        version = "1"
        description = "Detects win.lightneuron."
        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.lightneuron"
        malpedia_rule_date = "20211007"
        malpedia_hash = "e5b790e0f888f252d49063a1251ca60ec2832535"
        malpedia_version = "20211008"
        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 = { 81f9c8ce0000 742c 81f998d60000 7424 81f9aade0000 7c08 81f9b3de0000 }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   81f9c8ce0000         | mov                 dword ptr [edi + 0x28], 3
            //   742c                 | dec                 eax
            //   81f998d60000         | mov                 dword ptr [edi], ebp
            //   7424                 | jne                 0x1c50
            //   81f9aade0000         | dec                 eax
            //   7c08                 | mov                 ecx, dword ptr [esp + 0xcf0]
            //   81f9b3de0000         | inc                 ebp

        $sequence_1 = { 488b4c2468 4885c9 7406 ff15???????? 4c8d9c2420010000 8bc3 498b5b10 }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   488b4c2468           | cmovne              edx, eax
            //   4885c9               | dec                 eax
            //   7406                 | mov                 ecx, ebp
            //   ff15????????         |                     
            //   4c8d9c2420010000     | dec                 eax
            //   8bc3                 | mov                 dword ptr [esp + 0x58], ebx
            //   498b5b10             | dec                 eax

        $sequence_2 = { 4885c0 480f45d0 e8???????? 488bc8 4885c0 7423 488b05???????? }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   4885c0               | cmovne              edx, eax
            //   480f45d0             | dec                 eax
            //   e8????????           |                     
            //   488bc8               | test                eax, eax
            //   4885c0               | dec                 eax
            //   7423                 | test                eax, eax
            //   488b05????????       |                     

        $sequence_3 = { 0fb6842420010000 8844244c 837c245400 7d0f 8b442454 f7d8 89842424010000 }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   0fb6842420010000     | inc                 esp
            //   8844244c             | mov                 eax, ebp
            //   837c245400           | inc                 ecx
            //   7d0f                 | mov                 byte ptr [ebx + edi], 0
            //   8b442454             | dec                 eax
            //   f7d8                 | lea                 ecx, dword ptr [ebx + edi + 2]
            //   89842424010000       | dec                 eax

        $sequence_4 = { 8bc2 c1e818 0fb6c8 8bc2 c1ea08 458b848e80d10300 c1e810 }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   8bc2                 | dec                 eax
            //   c1e818               | add                 eax, 2
            //   0fb6c8               | dec                 eax
            //   8bc2                 | mov                 dword ptr [esp + 0x20], eax
            //   c1ea08               | jmp                 0x12ec
            //   458b848e80d10300     | mov                 eax, dword ptr [esp]
            //   c1e810               | mov                 dword ptr [esp], eax

        $sequence_5 = { 488d4c2440 ff15???????? 8bc8 4863d0 807c0c405c 7414 488d4c1440 }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   488d4c2440           | cmp                 eax, eax
            //   ff15????????         |                     
            //   8bc8                 | jb                  0x59b
            //   4863d0               | dec                 eax
            //   807c0c405c           | inc                 ecx
            //   7414                 | xor                 byte ptr [ecx - 1], al
            //   488d4c1440           | dec                 eax

        $sequence_6 = { 4889742410 57 4883ec20 33f6 bf100e0000 8935???????? 0f1f4000 }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   4889742410           | dec                 eax
            //   57                   | mov                 edi, dword ptr [esp + 0x60]
            //   4883ec20             | dec                 eax
            //   33f6                 | add                 esp, 0x28
            //   bf100e0000           | inc                 ecx
            //   8935????????         |                     
            //   0f1f4000             | pop                 ebp

        $sequence_7 = { 488bcb ff15???????? 488d15d8f9ffff 488d8c2450010000 4c63c0 4c8bcb 4c89442420 }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   488bcb               | je                  0x134e
            //   ff15????????         |                     
            //   488d15d8f9ffff       | dec                 eax
            //   488d8c2450010000     | mov                 ecx, dword ptr [eax + 8]
            //   4c63c0               | lea                 ecx, dword ptr [eax + 1]
            //   4c8bcb               | dec                 eax
            //   4c89442420           | mov                 edi, eax

        $sequence_8 = { 488bd9 80fa0d 7409 80fa0a 0f85a9000000 8b81a41f0000 85c0 }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   488bd9               | lea                 edx, dword ptr [esp + 0x64]
            //   80fa0d               | inc                 ecx
            //   7409                 | mov                 eax, 4
            //   80fa0a               | mov                 eax, ecx
            //   0f85a9000000         | mov                 byte ptr [esp + 0x64], cl
            //   8b81a41f0000         | shr                 eax, 8
            //   85c0                 | mov                 byte ptr [esp + 0x65], al

        $sequence_9 = { 4883ee01 75de 85ed 7454 4c3b642430 721e }
            // n = 6, score = 100
            //   4883ee01             | mov                 esi, eax
            //   75de                 | mov                 ebp, edx
            //   85ed                 | dec                 esp
            //   7454                 | mov                 esp, ecx
            //   4c3b642430           | mov                 ecx, 0x2c0
            //   721e                 | xor                 ebx, ebx

    condition:
        7 of them and filesize < 573440
}
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