Backdoor.Win32.Kelihos_d5d04d36f3

by malwarelabrobot on July 30th, 2013 in Malware Descriptions.

Trojan.Win32.Diple.fpnl (Kaspersky), Win32.Malware!Drop (VIPRE), Trojan.Crypt_s!IK (Emsisoft), Backdoor.Win32.Kelihos.FD, (Lavasoft MAS)
Behaviour: Trojan, Backdoor


The description has been automatically generated by Lavasoft Malware Analysis System and it may contain incomplete or inaccurate information.

Summary
Technical Details
Removal Recommendations

MD5: d5d04d36f396c1717f8f3fda030008fa
SHA1: 34006bbdde9a3773255891003ff02214e3b3f8ae
SHA256: fef9b9ddff664a9dbf21530a09f10ddabef08cfcda408fd9716b39da65c22f40
SSDeep: 768:LV20m82QQfnWEXLhcOl/XTJDleRIfYypZ4pP k011nrbx0OhIy re3C:LVufWEtccDeRyJApGk0113x9h1 cC
Size: 78336 bytes
File type: PE32
Platform: WIN32
Entropy: Not Packed
PEID: BorlandDelphi30; UPolyXv05_v6
Company: no certificate found
Created at: 2003-01-01 20:55:43


Summary:

Backdoor. Malware that enables a remote control of victim's machine.

Payload

No specific payload has been found.

Process activity

The Backdoor creates the following process(es):

d5d04d36f396c1717f8f3fda030008fa.exe:516

The Backdoor injects its code into the following process(es):

temp33.exe:1756

File activity

The process temp33.exe:1756 makes changes in a file system.
The Backdoor deletes the following file(s):

%WinDir%\Temp\tmp.exe (0 bytes)

The process d5d04d36f396c1717f8f3fda030008fa.exe:516 makes changes in a file system.
The Backdoor creates and/or writes to the following file(s):

%WinDir%\Temp\temp33.exe (7386 bytes)

Registry activity

The process temp33.exe:1756 makes changes in a system registry.
The Backdoor creates and/or sets the following values in system registry:

[HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Cryptography\RNG]
"Seed" = "DA CE DE FE 7E 3F 86 4A B9 3C 59 CF 80 C8 0D D4"

[HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Notepad]
"sizeCompletedValid" = "DAn5xMmp1u6 H9l8kaaItj/Rvf47i7rzJD44l4U//0QhwpCjvYnbedHLFxn/uyFvEA=="

[HKCU\Software\Sysinternals\Process Monitor]
"UrlEnabledUse" = "80"

[HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\nm\Parameters]
"EnableStationQueries" = "1"

[HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\nm\Parameters]
"ComputerName" = "XP6"

[HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Notepad]
"infoPlayedCurrent" = "00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00"

[HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Shell Folders]
"Local AppData" = "%Documents and Settings%\%current user%\Local Settings\Application Data"

[HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main]
"DBSavedUse" = "A2 49 4D F3 D9 1E 9F 88 01 01 08 61 00 02 01 10"

[HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Shell Folders]
"Common AppData" = "%Documents and Settings%\All Users\Application Data"

[HKCU\Software\Sysinternals\Process Monitor]
"FlagsModifiedValid" = "00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00"

[HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Notepad]
"styleModifiedPrev" = "80"

[HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Shell Folders]
"AppData" = "%Documents and Settings%\%current user%\Application Data"

[HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main]
"PlatformCompressedValid" = "00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00"

[HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main]
"PersistentLocalizedName" = "E9 80 F9 7F 7A B9 74 F5 18 16 59 7D 7E C0 C4 30"

[HKCU\Software\Sysinternals\Process Monitor]
"DefaultCompressedRecord" = "E9 80 F9 7F 73 BA 89 75 5A D4 A2 53 6D B7 A3 38"

[HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Notepad]
"activeModifiedTheme" = "E9 80 F9 7F 87 E3 FD 05 74 8F E1 94 7B 2B AD 09"

[HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main]
"RecordEnabledCheck" = "80"

[HKCU\Software\Sysinternals\Process Monitor]
"RecordModifiedMax" = "DAn5xMmp1u6 H9l8kaaItj/Rvf47i7rzJD44l4U//0QhwpCjvYnbedHLFxn/uyFvEA=="

[HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\nm\Parameters]
"UserName" = "%CurrentUserName%"

[HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main]
"LineLoadedQuick" = "DAn5xMmp1u6 H9l8kaaItj/Rvf47i7rzJD44l4U//0QhwpCjvYnbedHLFxn/uyFvEA=="

To automatically run itself each time Windows is booted, the Backdoor adds the following link to its file to the system registry autorun key:

[HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run]
"NetworkSaver" = "%WinDir%\Temp\temp33.exe"

The process d5d04d36f396c1717f8f3fda030008fa.exe:516 makes changes in a system registry.
The Backdoor creates and/or sets the following values in system registry:

[HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Cryptography\RNG]
"Seed" = "3D 0A B2 DD AD 5E 78 BE 9C 7F 0F 31 4F BF 76 5B"

Network activity (URLs)

URL IP
hxxp://178.172.224.9/welcome.htm
hxxp://178.172.224.9/index.htm
hxxp://54.247.125.32/EVGFYF


Rootkit activity

No anomalies have been detected.

Propagation


Remove it with Ad-Aware

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  2. Update the definition files.
  3. Run a full scan of your computer.


Manual removal*

  1. Terminate malicious process(es) (How to End a Process With the Task Manager):

    d5d04d36f396c1717f8f3fda030008fa.exe:516

  2. Delete the original Backdoor file.
  3. Delete or disinfect the following files created/modified by the Backdoor:

    %WinDir%\Temp\temp33.exe (7386 bytes)

  4. Delete the following value(s) in the autorun key (How to Work with System Registry):

    [HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run]
    "NetworkSaver" = "%WinDir%\Temp\temp33.exe"

  5. Clean the Temporary Internet Files folder, which may contain infected files (How to clean Temporary Internet Files folder).
  6. Reboot the computer.

*Manual removal may cause unexpected system behaviour and should be performed at your own risk.