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 (20210616 | Detects win.lightneuron.)
rule win_lightneuron_auto {

    meta:
        author = "Felix Bilstein - yara-signator at cocacoding dot com"
        date = "2021-06-10"
        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 = "20210604"
        malpedia_hash = "be09d5d71e77373c0f538068be31a2ad4c69cfbd"
        malpedia_version = "20210616"
        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 = { 4d85c0 741e 660f1f440000 488b03 8b17 0fb608 c1e208 }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   4d85c0               | pop                 edi
            //   741e                 | ret                 
            //   660f1f440000         | mov                 eax, dword ptr [esp + 0x20]
            //   488b03               | dec                 eax
            //   8b17                 | mov                 dword ptr [esp + 0x70], ebp
            //   0fb608               | dec                 eax
            //   c1e208               | mov                 dword ptr [esp + 0x78], esi

        $sequence_1 = { 48895c2420 4885c0 480f45c8 ff15???????? 488bd8 4885c0 750a }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   48895c2420           | mov                 ecx, dword ptr [ebx + 8]
            //   4885c0               | dec                 eax
            //   480f45c8             | mov                 ecx, ebx
            //   ff15????????         |                     
            //   488bd8               | inc                 ecx
            //   4885c0               | mov                 esp, 1
            //   750a                 | dec                 eax

        $sequence_2 = { e8???????? 8bc5 c1e803 4c8d5304 8d440006 898300020000 0fb64701 }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   e8????????           |                     
            //   8bc5                 | xor                 edx, edx
            //   c1e803               | inc                 ecx
            //   4c8d5304             | mov                 eax, 0x100
            //   8d440006             | mov                 dword ptr [esp + 0x130], esi
            //   898300020000         | dec                 eax
            //   0fb64701             | lea                 ecx, dword ptr [esp + 0x140]

        $sequence_3 = { 4839842488000000 72b8 488b842480000000 4839842488000000 7336 488b8c2488000000 488b442430 }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   4839842488000000     | lea                 edi, dword ptr [ecx + eax]
            //   72b8                 | movzx               eax, byte ptr [ecx]
            //   488b842480000000     | dec                 eax
            //   4839842488000000     | inc                 ecx
            //   7336                 | dec                 eax
            //   488b8c2488000000     | mov                 dword ptr [ebx], ecx
            //   488b442430           | test                al, al

        $sequence_4 = { 33d2 b9ff000000 f7f1 8bc0 498d440001 483b442438 7607 }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   33d2                 | dec                 esp
            //   b9ff000000           | mov                 esp, dword ptr [esp + 0x98]
            //   f7f1                 | dec                 eax
            //   8bc0                 | lea                 edx, dword ptr [esp + 0x30]
            //   498d440001           | dec                 eax
            //   483b442438           | sub                 esi, ecx
            //   7607                 | dec                 eax

        $sequence_5 = { 4833d0 498bc0 4933c7 4923c6 4933c0 4803d0 498bc3 }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   4833d0               | dec                 eax
            //   498bc0               | mov                 eax, dword ptr [ebx + 0x30]
            //   4933c7               | dec                 eax
            //   4923c6               | lea                 edx, dword ptr [esp + 0x34]
            //   4933c0               | inc                 ecx
            //   4803d0               | mov                 eax, 4
            //   498bc3               | inc                 ecx

        $sequence_6 = { 448b842490000000 8b9c2490000000 4863c6 488d0c40 49833ccf00 0f84df000000 4863c3 }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   448b842490000000     | mov                 dword ptr [esp + 0x18], esi
            //   8b9c2490000000       | push                edi
            //   4863c6               | dec                 eax
            //   488d0c40             | sub                 esp, 0x350
            //   49833ccf00           | dec                 eax
            //   0f84df000000         | mov                 edi, ecx
            //   4863c3               | dec                 eax

        $sequence_7 = { 57 4883ec20 488b05???????? 488bf9 488b0d???????? 4885c0 488bda }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   57                   | dec                 eax
            //   4883ec20             | mov                 ecx, edi
            //   488b05????????       |                     
            //   488bf9               | dec                 eax
            //   488b0d????????       |                     
            //   4885c0               | mov                 ecx, esi
            //   488bda               | jb                  0xdb1

        $sequence_8 = { 33f6 8d4f01 e8???????? 488bd8 4885c0 0f848d000000 448bc7 }
            // n = 7, score = 100
            //   33f6                 | dec                 eax
            //   8d4f01               | cmp                 dword ptr [ecx + 0x118], eax
            //   e8????????           |                     
            //   488bd8               | jne                 0x18ba
            //   4885c0               | dec                 eax
            //   0f848d000000         | mov                 eax, dword ptr [esp + 0x30]
            //   448bc7               | dec                 eax

        $sequence_9 = { 7327 4533c9 4533c0 ba53010000 b900001000 }
            // n = 5, score = 100
            //   7327                 | mov                 ecx, dword ptr [esp + ecx*4 + 0x3ba70]
            //   4533c9               | inc                 ecx
            //   4533c0               | movzx               eax, bl
            //   ba53010000           | inc                 ebp
            //   b900001000           | xor                 esi, dword ptr [esp + eax*4 + 0x3c270]

    condition:
        7 of them and filesize < 573440
}
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