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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 DoppelPaymer Dridex Emotet FlawedAmmyy FriedEx Gandcrab Get2 IcedID ISFB KerrDown LightNeuron LockerGoga Maze MECHANICAL Necurs Nokki Outlook Backdoor Phobos Ransomware Predator The Thief QakBot REvil RobinHood Ryuk SDBbot Skipper SmokeLoader TerraRecon TerraStealer TerraTV TinyLoader TrickBot vidar Winnti ANTHROPOID SPIDER Anunak APT31 APT39 BlackTech BuhTrap Charming Kitten CLOCKWORD SPIDER DOPPEL SPIDER 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 (20201023 | autogenerated rule brought to you by yara-signator)
rule win_lightneuron_auto {

    meta:
        author = "Felix Bilstein - yara-signator at cocacoding dot com"
        date = "2020-12-22"
        version = "1"
        description = "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 = "20201222"
        malpedia_hash = "30354d830a29f0fbd3714d93d94dea941d77a130"
        malpedia_version = "20201023"
        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 = { 488bf7 492bd0 6690 0129 33c0 3929 0f92c0 }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   488bf7               | dec                 eax
            //   492bd0               | lea                 ecx, [esp + 0x30]
            //   6690                 | dec                 eax
            //   0129                 | lea                 ecx, [esp + 0x50]
            //   33c0                 | inc                 esp
            //   3929                 | mov                 ecx, ebx
            //   0f92c0               | dec                 eax

        $sequence_1 = { 03d0 69d2ff000000 2bca 4863c1 400fb6cd 440fb69c0400010000 4103c8 }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   03d0                 | lea                 edx, [0x3330c]
            //   69d2ff000000         | dec                 esp
            //   2bca                 | lea                 ecx, [0x332f6]
            //   4863c1               | inc                 ecx
            //   400fb6cd             | mov                 ecx, 1
            //   440fb69c0400010000     | dec    eax
            //   4103c8               | arpl                ax, cx

        $sequence_2 = { 85c0 7515 4c8d87e0000000 488bd6 488bcf e8???????? }
            // n = 6, score = 100
            //   85c0                 | xor                 eax, eax
            //   7515                 | cmp                 dword ptr [ecx], ebp
            //   4c8d87e0000000       | setb                al
            //   488bd6               | dec                 eax
            //   488bcf               | inc                 esi
            //   e8????????           |                     

        $sequence_3 = { 488bcb 480f45d0 e8???????? 488bcf e8???????? 418b8e28010000 }
            // n = 6, score = 100
            //   488bcb               | movsx               eax, al
            //   480f45d0             | movzx               eax, byte ptr [eax + ebp]
            //   e8????????           |                     
            //   488bcf               | ja                  0x1949
            //   e8????????           |                     
            //   418b8e28010000       | movzx               eax, al

        $sequence_4 = { 49ffc3 d3e8 4883eb01 41884101 75d5 33c0 488b5c2430 }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   49ffc3               | mov                 ebp, eax
            //   d3e8                 | dec                 eax
            //   4883eb01             | test                eax, eax
            //   41884101             | je                  0x76f
            //   75d5                 | dec                 eax
            //   33c0                 | lea                 edx, [0x23226]
            //   488b5c2430           | dec                 eax

        $sequence_5 = { e8???????? 488bcf e8???????? 418b8e28010000 4c8bf8 e8???????? 498d8e08010000 }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   e8????????           |                     
            //   488bcf               | mov                 esi, dword ptr [esp + 0x58]
            //   e8????????           |                     
            //   418b8e28010000       | dec                 eax
            //   4c8bf8               | add                 esp, 0x40
            //   e8????????           |                     
            //   498d8e08010000       | pop                 edi

        $sequence_6 = { 488d4c2430 e8???????? 85c0 7814 488d4c2430 e8???????? b880bfffff }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   488d4c2430           | lea                 eax, [esp + 0x190]
            //   e8????????           |                     
            //   85c0                 | dec                 eax
            //   7814                 | lea                 edx, [0x16304]
            //   488d4c2430           | dec                 eax
            //   e8????????           |                     
            //   b880bfffff           | lea                 ecx, [esp + 0x98]

        $sequence_7 = { 488d4e01 c6441c2000 e8???????? 488d4c2420 8bd8 e8???????? 85db }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   488d4e01             | dec                 eax
            //   c6441c2000           | lea                 edx, [esp + 0xc0]
            //   e8????????           |                     
            //   488d4c2420           | dec                 eax
            //   8bd8                 | lea                 ecx, [esp + 0xc0]
            //   e8????????           |                     
            //   85db                 | mov                 ebx, eax

        $sequence_8 = { 4533c0 b900001000 48896c2428 89442420 e8???????? 488bce ff15???????? }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   4533c0               | cmovne              edx, eax
            //   b900001000           | dec                 eax
            //   48896c2428           | mov                 ecx, ebx
            //   89442420             | dec                 eax
            //   e8????????           |                     
            //   488bce               | test                eax, eax
            //   ff15????????         |                     

        $sequence_9 = { 45894304 448b4b08 4183d200 450fb7c1 41c1e910 418bd1 418bc8 }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   45894304             | dec                 eax
            //   448b4b08             | test                ecx, ecx
            //   4183d200             | je                  0x69e
            //   450fb7c1             | dec                 eax
            //   41c1e910             | mov                 eax, dword ptr [edx + 0x10]
            //   418bd1               | dec                 eax
            //   418bc8               | lea                 edx, [eax + ecx*4 - 4]

    condition:
        7 of them and filesize < 573440
}
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