Threat Type: Exploit
In the wild: Yes
Downloaded from the Internet
TROJ_ETERNALROM.A is a hacking tool released by a hacking group called Shadow Brokers. It contains several exploits that target system and server vulnerabilities. This hacking tool also targets vulnerable email-based applications and business-related software platforms. Users should regularly update their software to prevent known vulnerabilities from infecting their systems. In the case of systems that are no longer supported or receive updates, employing virtual patching can mitigate the risks of using these end-of-life systems.
This Exploit may arrive bundled with malware packages as a malware component. It may be manually installed by a user.
It takes advantage of certain vulnerabilities.
14 Apr 2017
Displays message/message boxes
This Exploit may arrive bundled with malware packages as a malware component.
It may be manually installed by a user.
This Exploit does the following:
- Displays the following when executed with "-?" argument
- Establishes a connection to the target machine
It takes advantage of the following vulnerabilities:
14 Apr 2017
15 Apr 2017
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