Author: Jay Bradley Nebre   

 PLATFORM:

Linux

 OVER ALL RISK RATING:
 DAMAGE POTENTIAL:
 DISTRIBUTION POTENTIAL:
 REPORTED INFECTION:
 INFORMATION EXPOSURE
Low
Medium
High
Critical

  • Threat Type:
    Trojan

  • Destructiveness:
    No

  • Encrypted:
     

  • In the wild:
    Yes

  OVERVIEW

INFECTION CHANNEL: Downloaded from the Internet

This Trojan arrives on a system as a file dropped by other malware or as a file downloaded unknowingly by users when visiting malicious sites.

  TECHNICAL DETAILS

File size: 31,043 bytes
File type: Other
Memory resident: No
INITIAL SAMPLES RECEIVED DATE: 04 May 2020
PAYLOAD: Connects to URLs/IPs, Downloads files

Arrival Details

This Trojan arrives on a system as a file dropped by other malware or as a file downloaded unknowingly by users when visiting malicious sites.

Installation

This Trojan drops the following files:

  • proc/sys/kernel/nmi_watchdog
  • /etc/sysctl.conf

Download Routine

This Trojan connects to the following URL(s) to download its component file(s):

  • http://{BLOCKED}.{BLOCKED}.148.123/COVID19/log/kinsing.php
  • http://update.aegis.{BLOCKED}n.com/download/uninstall.sh
  • http://update.aegis.{BLOCKED}n.com/download/quartz_uninstall.s

Other Details

This Trojan does the following:

  • Deletes the following user accounts:
    • phishl00t
    • aport
    • openssl
    • cokkokotre1
    • akay
    • vfinder
  • Stops and disable the following services:
    • cp.syshealt service
    • watchdogd.service
    • aliyun-service
    • apparmor
    • aliyun.service
  • Terminates processes that contain the following strings:
    • /usr/bin/nhcm
    • kinsing
    • kdevtmpfsi
    • sysupdata
    • sysguerd
    • /bin/./xmrig
    • "docker-cache"
    • "donate-level"
    • httpy
    • pippip
    • networkservics
    • kswapd0
    • "redis2"
    • "sysupdate"
    • "networkservice"
    • "sysguard"
    • "update.sh"
    • "kswap_svc"
    • "masscan"
    • "hping3"
    • /usr/sbin/agentty
    • aliyun-service
    • ':3333'
    • ':5555'
    • 'kworker -c\'
    • 'log_'
    • 'systemten'
    • 'netns'
    • 'voltuned'
    • 'darwin'
    • '/tmp/dl'
    • '/tmp/pprt'
    • '/tmp/ppol'
    • '/tmp/65ccE*'
    • '/tmp/jmx*'
    • '/tmp/2Ne80*'
    • 'IOFoqIgyC0zmf2UR'
    • '45.76.122.92'
    • '51.38.191.178'
    • '51.15.56.161'
    • '86s.jpg'
    • 'aGTSGJJp'
    • 'nMrfmnRa'
    • 'PuNY5tm2'
    • 'I0r8Jyyt'
    • 'AgdgACUD'
    • 'uiZvwxG8'
    • 'hahwNEdB'
    • 'BtwXn5qH'
    • '3XEzey2T'
    • 't2tKrCSZ'
    • 'HD7fcBgg'
    • 'zXcDajSs'
    • '3lmigMo'
    • 'AkMK4A2'
    • 'AJ2AkKe'
    • 'HiPxCJRS'
    • 'http_0xCC030'
    • 'http_0xCC031'
    • 'http_0xCC032'
    • 'http_0xCC033'
    • "C4iLM4L"
    • 'aziplcr72qjhzvin'
    • '/boot/vmlinuz'
    • "i4b503a52cc5"
    • "dgqtrcst23rtdi3ldqk322j2"
    • "2g0uv7npuhrlatd"
    • "nqscheduler"
    • "rkebbwgqpl4npmm"
    • "2fhtu70teuhtoh78jc5s"
    • "0kwti6ut420t"
    • "44ct7udt0patws3agkdfqnjm"
    • "\[^"
    • "rsync"
    • "watchd0g"
    • "158.69.133.18:8220"
    • "/tmp/java"
    • 'gitee.com'
    • '/tmp/java'
    • '104.248.4.162'
    • '89.35.39.78'
    • '/dev/shm/z3.sh'
    • 'kthrotlds'
    • 'ksoftirqds'
    • 'netdns'
    • 'watchdogs'
    • "sync_supers"
    • "cpuset"
    • '/tmp/l.sh'
    • '/tmp/zmcat'
    • 'hahwNEdB'
    • 'CnzFVPLF'
    • 'CvKzzZLs'
    • 'aziplcr72qjhzvin'
    • '/tmp/udevd'
    • 'KCBjdXJsIC1vIC0gaHR0cDovLzg5LjIyMS41Mi4xMjIvcy5zaCApIHwgYmFzaCA'
    • 'Y3VybCAtcyBodHRwOi8vMTA3LjE3NC40Ny4xNTYvbXIuc2ggfCBiYXNoIC1zaAo'
    • 'sustse'
    • 'sustse3'
    • 'mr.sh'
    • 'mr.sh'
    • '2mr.sh'
    • '2mr.sh'
    • 'cr5.sh'
    • 'cr5.sh'
    • 'logo9.jpg'
    • 'logo9.jpg'
    • 'j2.conf'
    • 'luk-cpu'
    • 'luk-cpu'
    • 'ficov'
    • 'ficov'
    • 'he.sh'
    • 'he.sh'
    • 'miner.sh'
    • 'miner.sh'
    • 'nullcrew'
    • 'nullcrew'
    • '107.174.47.156'
    • '83.220.169.247'
    • '51.38.203.146'
    • '144.217.45.45'
    • '107.174.47.181'
    • '176.31.6.16'
    • "mine.moneropool.com"
    • "pool.t00ls.ru"
    • "xmr.crypto-pool.fr:8080"
    • "xmr.crypto-pool.fr:3333"
    • "zhuabcn@yahoo.com"
    • "monerohash.com"
    • "/tmp/a7b104c270"
    • "xmr.crypto-pool.fr:6666"
    • "xmr.crypto-pool.fr:7777"
    • "xmr.crypto-pool.fr:443"
    • "stratum.f2pool.com:8888"
    • "xmrpool.eu"
    • monerohash
    • L2Jpbi9iYXN
    • xzpauectgr
    • slxfbkmxtd
    • mixtape
    • addnj
    • 200.68.17.196
    • IyEvYmluL3NoCgpzUG
    • KHdnZXQgLXFPLSBodHRw
    • FEQ3eSp8omko5nx9e97hQ39NS3NMo6rxVQS3
    • Y3VybCAxOTEuMTAxLjE4MC43Ni9saW4udHh0IHxzaAo
    • mwyumwdbpq.conf
    • honvbsasbf.conf
    • mqdsflm.cf
    • stratum
    • lower.sh
    • ./ppp
    • cryptonight
    • ./seervceaess
    • ./servceaess
    • ./servceas
    • ./servcesa
    • ./vsp
    • ./jvs
    • ./pvv
    • ./vpp
    • ./pces
    • ./rspce
    • ./haveged
    • ./jiba
    • ./watchbog
    • ./A7mA5gb
    • kacpi_svc
    • kswap_svc
    • kauditd_svc
    • kpsmoused_svc
    • kseriod_svc
    • kthreadd_svc
    • ksoftirqd_svc
    • kintegrityd_svc
    • jawa
    • oracle.jpg
    • 45cToD1FzkjAxHRBhYKKLg5utMGEN
    • 188.209.49.54
    • 181.214.87.241
    • etnkFgkKMumdqhrqxZ6729U7bY8pzRjYzGbXa5sDQ
    • 47TdedDgSXjZtJguKmYqha4sSrTvoPXnrYQEq2Lbj
    • etnkP9UjR55j9TKyiiXWiRELxTS51FjU9e1UapXyK
    • servim
    • kblockd_svc
    • native_svc
    • ynn
    • 65ccEJ7
    • jmxx
    • 2Ne80nA
    • sysstats
    • systemxlv
    • watchbog
    • OIcJi1m
    • biosetjenkins
    • Loopback
    • apaceha
    • cryptonight
    • stratum
    • mixnerdx
    • performedl
    • JnKihGjn
    • irqba2anc1
    • irqba5xnc1
    • irqbnc1
    • ir29xc1
    • conns
    • irqbalance
    • crypto-pool
    • XJnRj
    • mgwsl
    • pythno
    • jweri
    • lx26
    • NXLAi
    • BI5zj
    • askdljlqw
    • minerd
    • minergate
    • Guard.sh
    • ysaydh
    • bonns
    • donns
    • kxjd
    • Duck.sh
    • bonn.sh
    • conn.sh
    • kworker34
    • kw.sh
    • pro.sh
    • polkitd
    • acpid
    • icb5o
    • nopxi
    • irqbalanc1
    • minerd
    • i586
    • gddr
    • mstxmr
    • ddg.2011
    • wnTKYg
    • deamon
    • disk_genius
    • sourplum
    • polkitd
    • nanoWatch
    • zigw
    • devtool
    • devtools
    • systemctI
    • watchbog
    • cryptonight
    • sustes
    • xmrig
    • xmrig-cpu
    • 121.42.151.137
    • sysguard
    • networkservice
    • sysupdate
    • init12.cfg
    • nginxk
    • tmp/wc.conf
    • xmrig-notls
    • xmr-stak
    • suppoie
    • zer0day.ru
    • dbus-daemon--system
    • nullcrew
    • systemctI
    • kworkerds
    • init10.cfg
    • /wl.conf
    • crond64
    • sustse
    • vmlinuz
    • exin
    • apachiii
    • "pocosow"
    • "gakeaws"
    • "azulu"
    • "auto"
    • "xmr"
    • "mine"
    • "monero"
    • "slowhttp"
    • "bash.shell"
    • "entrypoint.sh"
    • "/var/sbin/bash"
  • Deletes the following directories:
    • /var/log/syslog
    • /usr/bin/watchdogd
    • /usr/bin/xmrigMiner
    • /var/tmp
    • /var/tmp/*
    • /tmp/.*
    • /tmp/*
    • /root/kinsing
    • /tmp/kinsing
    • /etc/kinsing
    • /root/kdevtmpfsi
    • /tmp/kdevtmpfsi
    • /etc/kdevtmpfsi
    • /bin/./xmrig
    • /etc/cron.d/COVID19*
    • /etc/cron.d/SARScov2*
    • /etc/cron.hourly/COVID19*
    • /etc/cron.hourly/SARScov2*
    • /var/spool/cron/COVID19*
    • /var/spool/cron/SARScov2*
    • /var/spool/cron/crontabs/SARScov2*
    • /var/spool/cron/crontabs/COVID19*
    • /usr/daemon.json
    • /tmp/addres*
    • /tmp/walle*
    • /tmp/keys
    • /usr/bin/config.json
    • /usr/bin/exin
    • /tmp/wc.conf
    • /tmp/log_rot
    • /tmp/apachiii
    • /tmp/sustse
    • /tmp/php
    • /tmp/p2.conf
    • /tmp/pprt
    • /tmp/ppol
    • /tmp/javax/config.sh
    • /tmp/javax/sshd2
    • /tmp/.profile
    • /tmp/1.so
    • /tmp/kworkerds
    • /tmp/kworkerds3
    • /tmp/kworkerdssx
    • /tmp/xd.json
    • /tmp/syslogd
    • /tmp/syslogdb
    • /tmp/65ccEJ7
    • /tmp/jmxx
    • /tmp/2Ne80nA
    • /tmp/dl
    • /tmp/ddg
    • /tmp/systemxlv
    • /tmp/systemctI
    • /tmp/.abc
    • /tmp/osw.hb
    • /tmp/.tmpleve
    • /tmp/.tmpnewzz
    • /tmp/.java
    • /tmp/.omed
    • /tmp/.tmpc
    • /tmp/.tmpleve
    • /tmp/.tmpnewzz
    • /tmp/gates.lod
    • /tmp/conf.n
    • /tmp/update.sh
    • /tmp/devtool
    • /tmp/devtools
    • /tmp/fs
    • /tmp/.rod
    • /tmp/.rod.tgz
    • /tmp/.rod.tgz.1
    • /tmp/.rod.tgz.2
    • /tmp/.mer
    • /tmp/.mer.tgz
    • /tmp/.mer.tgz.1
    • /tmp/.hod
    • /tmp/.hod.tgz
    • /tmp/.hod.tgz.1
    • /tmp/84Onmce
    • /tmp/C4iLM4L
    • /tmp/lilpip
    • /tmp/3lmigMo
    • /tmp/am8jmBP
    • /tmp/tmp.txt
    • /tmp/baby
    • /tmp/.lib
    • /tmp/systemd
    • /tmp/lib.tar.gz
    • /tmp/baby
    • /tmp/java
    • /tmp/j2.conf
    • /tmp/.mynews1234
    • /tmp/a3e12d
    • /tmp/.pt
    • /tmp/.pt.tgz
    • /tmp/.pt.tgz.1
    • /tmp/go
    • /tmp/java
    • /tmp/j2.conf
    • /tmp/.tmpnewasss
    • /tmp/java
    • /tmp/go.sh
    • /tmp/go2.sh
    • /tmp/khugepageds
    • /tmp/.censusqqqqqqqqq
    • /tmp/.kerberods
    • /tmp/kerberods
    • /tmp/seasame
    • /tmp/touch
    • /tmp/.p
    • /tmp/runtime2.sh
    • /tmp/runtime.sh
    • /dev/shm/z3.sh
    • /dev/shm/z2.sh
    • /dev/shm/.scr
    • /dev/shm/.kerberods
    • /etc/ld.so.preload
    • /usr/local/lib/libioset.so
    • /etc/ld.so.preload
    • /usr/local/lib/libioset.so
    • /tmp/watchdogs
    • /etc/cron.d/tomcat
    • /etc/rc.d/init.d/watchdogs
    • /usr/sbin/watchdogs
    • /tmp/kthrotlds
    • /etc/rc.d/init.d/kthrotlds
    • /tmp/.sysbabyuuuuu12
    • /tmp/logo9.jpg
    • /tmp/miner.sh
    • /tmp/nullcrew
    • /tmp/proc
    • /tmp/2.sh
    • /opt/atlassian/confluence/bin/1.sh
    • /opt/atlassian/confluence/bin/1.sh.1
    • /opt/atlassian/confluence/bin/1.sh.2
    • /opt/atlassian/confluence/bin/1.sh.3
    • /opt/atlassian/confluence/bin/3.sh
    • /opt/atlassian/confluence/bin/3.sh.1
    • /opt/atlassian/confluence/bin/3.sh.2
    • /opt/atlassian/confluence/bin/3.sh.3
    • /var/tmp/f41
    • /var/tmp/2.sh
    • /var/tmp/config.json
    • /var/tmp/xmrig
    • /var/tmp/1.so
    • /var/tmp/kworkerds3
    • /var/tmp/kworkerdssx
    • /var/tmp/kworkerds
    • /var/tmp/wc.conf
    • /var/tmp/nadezhda.
    • /var/tmp/nadezhda.arm
    • /var/tmp/nadezhda.arm.1
    • /var/tmp/nadezhda.arm.2
    • /var/tmp/nadezhda.x86_64
    • /var/tmp/nadezhda.x86_64.1
    • /var/tmp/nadezhda.x86_64.2
    • /var/tmp/sustse3
    • /var/tmp/sustse
    • /var/tmp/moneroocean/
    • /var/tmp/devtool
    • /var/tmp/devtools
    • /var/tmp/play.sh
    • /var/tmp/systemctI
    • /var/tmp/update.sh
    • /var/tmp/.java
    • /var/tmp/1.sh
    • /var/tmp/conf.n
    • /var/tmp/lib
    • /var/tmp/.lib
    • /tmp/config.json
    • /tmp/lok
    • "pocosow"
    • "gakeaws"
    • "buster-slim"
    • "hello-"
    • "azulu"
    • "registry"
    • "xmr"
    • "auto"
    • "mine"
    • "monero"
    • "slowhttp"
    • aegis
    • Yun
    • /usr/local/aegis
  • Terminates the following connections:
    • 185.71.65.238
    • 140.82.52.87
    • 46.243.253.15
    • 176.31.6.16
    • 108.174.197.76
    • 192.236.161.6
    • :443
    • :23
    • :443
    • :143
    • :2222
    • :3333
    • :3389
    • :4444
    • :5555
    • :6666
    • :6665
    • :6667
    • :7777
    • :8444
    • :3347
    • :14444
    • :14433
    • :13531

  SOLUTION

Minimum scan engine: 9.850
First VSAPI Pattern File: 15.850.01
First VSAPI Pattern Release Date: 05 May 2020
VSAPI OPR PATTERN-VERSION: 15.851.00
VSAPI OPR PATTERN DATE: 06 May 2020

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