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Re: [Snort-sigs] [Emerging-Sigs] Coverage for the "Night Dragon" Trojan

From: Matthew Jonkman <jonkman_at_nospam>
Date: Thu Feb 10 2011 - 21:31:58 GMT
To: Mike Iacovacci <mcse99@gmail.com>

Thats what we have now Mike, thanks!

The fixed rules are now available!

Matt

On Feb 10, 2011, at 4:29 PM, Mike Iacovacci wrote:

> The offset and depth are correct at 12 and 4 respectively (offset is from the data payload not the entire frame), however the pcre will not match because the "plain text signature" we are looking for is 'hW$' i.e. \x68\x57\x24\x13 (see traffic sample below) therefore I would propose the following signature:
>
> alert tcp $HOME_NET any -> $EXTERNAL_NET any (sid:xxxxxx; gid:1; content:"|68 57 24 13|"; rawbytes; offset:12; depth:4; msg:"Night Dragon C&C"; classtype:trojan-activity; reference:url,www.mcafee.com/us/resources/white-papers/wp-global-energy-cyberattacks-night-dragon.pdf; rev:1; )
>
> traffic sample:
>
> 0000 00 17 f2 e6 88 5e 00 0c 29 64 61 33 08 00 45 00 .....^.. )da3..E.
> 0010 00 38 b9 de 40 00 80 06 bc ca c0 a8 01 5b c0 a8 .8..@... .....[..
> 0020 01 6b 05 42 00 50 db 8f 01 c1 41 6f 0e d9 50 18 .k.B.P.. ..Ao..P.
> 0030 ff 32 04 b5 00 00 03 50 00 00 00 00 00 c2 63 16 .2.....P ......c.
> 0040 01 00 68 57 24 13 ..hW$.
>
>
> - Mike Iacovacci
>
>
>
>
> On Thu, Feb 10, 2011 at 4:19 PM, Nick Randolph <randolphdavidn@gmail.com> wrote:
> I missed that on the offset and depth.
>
> On Thu, Feb 10, 2011 at 4:01 PM, Mike Cox <mike.cox52@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hmmm ... this sounds like the sig I proposed to Emerging Threats this
> > morning but got no feedback on.
> >
> > Sourcefire, please let me know where to send the bill.
> >
> > alert tcp $HOME_NET any -> $EXTERNAL_NET $HTTP_PORTS (msg:"ET TROJAN
> > Night Dragon C&C Communication Outbound"; content:"|68 57 24 13|";
> > offset:12; depth:4; http_body;
> > pcre:"/[\x01\x03]\x50[\x00-\xff]+\x68\x57\x24\x13/P";
> > classtype:trojan-activity;
> > reference:url,www.mcafee.com/us/resources/white-papers/wp-global-energy-cyberattacks-night-dragon.pdf;
> > sid:2011213456;)
> >
> > -Mike Cox
> >
> > On Thu, Feb 10, 2011 at 2:27 PM, Matt Olney <molney@sourcefire.com> wrote:
> >> Hey ET folks who are here...
> >> If you guys could pass on this information:
> >> The rules provided won't fire on Night Dragon C&C traffic.. The offset:66
> >> is calculated from the beginning of the Layer 2 portion of the packet. The
> >> data portion (what Snort looks at) starts at offset 54. The correct offset
> >> for the rule should be 12. Also, you probably want to add a depth:
> >> qualifier of 3 bytes so you don't false positive further down the packet.
> >> Don't normally check in on you guys, but this was important enough to check.
> >>
> >> Matt
> >> On Thu, Feb 10, 2011 at 2:47 PM, evilghost@packetmail.net
> >> <evilghost@packetmail.net> wrote:
> >>>
> >>> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
> >>> Hash: SHA1
> >>>
> >>> On 02/10/11 13:41, Joel Esler wrote:
> >>> > Registered users will have the normal 30 day wait.
> >>>
> >>> Joel, I think this is ok to post here...
> >>>
> >>> Those who are looking for coverage who are not VRT subscribers they're in
> >>> Emerging-Threats (http://www.emergingthreats.net).
> >>>
> >>> There's an ongoing discussion here regarding several signatures which have
> >>> been
> >>> proposed for inclusion, see
> >>>
> >>> http://lists.emergingthreats.net/pipermail/emerging-sigs/2011-February/011896.html
> >>>
> >>> Disclaimer - I have no vested interest in EmergingThreats, I'm just a
> >>> simple/normal community participant there.
> >>>
> >>> - --
> >>> It has been said that "hate" is a powerful emotion, perhaps that's why I'm
> >>> so
> >>> strong.
> >>>
> >>> - -evilghost
> >>> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
> >>> Version: GnuPG v1.4.10 (GNU/Linux)
> >>>
> >>> iQIcBAEBAgAGBQJNVEDOAAoJENgimYXu6xOHeXYP+wUttel/Ao8ulybFgG1iS3ar
> >>> z1lzjvTybh5DgGVIJZ5D7QyLgsaYN4A10p6TzV5a914TuL1eEGmZLxfNjPt/et+q
> >>> NUE8dZy3jW8M5JTgVZ1tl/aBVp798XG5h5JE57yPWdzo0gzyiOkwiZponS/HS1Lj
> >>> sSakxNLjWRLNhCifnREW7iNY9TOmRwuGNIcfkFs0SgCqOE+ED2aR7Ko0XEPKOaMf
> >>> ghoystILWO1uc08dDbeRDPq4BrDoBQZ3/cUDeMb/MW/BNGPdHsxlpETVEbQCg4LV
> >>> p7NgYjJOWr6xrUxg5AKwxGkDneJrv8lj0NGT2FgywvBKevPIs32UGEaqqyY7LDX/
> >>> JGReyADfdBd/TvGFJYgQ5jlIYsRL34517/+sfImHd19Ys4nZck6RL2+L+IINVSgG
> >>> nozZ+fqG46mmZgCiVHwF73AzvSNCbqfU34ZbS+H19sGLVBbS0wYoGEcwKFDbax6R
> >>> Kw7Jbw8ecYrvH1izkE0exU8K2/1LoAptfn0Gz231MMpLg/ldInqj/jzW+FCfbvXJ
> >>> BDZMn0rqah3kXEq+mtt3tVX2bCn/ODAJ0iNtuR55goNLsrGAy6imrpzJdTasQeHg
> >>> I2Fsz9etzLlUeyAW726AdbBONTZtYIuY2QfwyFQaIc9fLlC0KZEoycK1srQJGeY+
> >>> 1sA7AJfGJLvnEdRHpwbi
> >>> =3lHv
> >>> -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----
> >>>
> >>>
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