This malware, detected April 2017, is a Trojan related to the hacking group Shadow Brokers' leak. The exploit targets server vulnerabilities and leverages internet and network protocols. Initial reports indicate that affected users are primarily from financial organizations worldwide.
To get a one-glance comprehensive view of the behavior of this Trojan, refer to the Threat Diagram shown below.
This Trojan arrives as a component bundled with malware/grayware packages. It may be manually installed by a user.
It takes advantage of certain vulnerabilities.
File Size: 22,016 bytes
File Type: EXE
Memory Resident: No
Initial Samples Received Date: 15 Apr 2017
This Trojan arrives as a component bundled with malware/grayware packages.
It may be manually installed by a user.
This Trojan does the following:
Displays the following when executed with "-?" argument:
Establishes a connection to the target machine
It takes advantage of the following vulnerabilities:
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