Virus.Win32.Renamer.a Insecure Permissions

Virus.Win32.Renamer.a malware suffers from an insecure permissions vulnerability.

MD5 | d4bcdc248c70458dfd6b3b35e6b5153b

Discovery / credits: Malvuln - (c) 2021
Original source:
Contact: [email protected]

Threat: Virus.Win32.Renamer.a
Vulnerability: Insecure Permissions
Description: The malware creates an dir with insecure permissions under c:\ drive granting change (C) permissions to the authenticated user group. Standard users can rename the executable dropped by the malware to disable it or replace it with their own executable. Then wait for a privileged user to logon to the infected machine to potentially escalate privileges.
Type: PE32
MD5: 001fc372acc853aa1cf92588a43a7deb
Vuln ID: MVID-2021-0352
Dropped files: GUESSNUM.EXE
Disclosure: 10/04/2021

C:\>cacls "RECYCLER.{645FF040-5081-101B-9F08-00AA002F954E}"
C:\RECYCLER.{645FF040-5081-101B-9F08-00AA002F954E} BUILTIN\Administrators:(OI)(CI)(ID)F
NT AUTHORITY\Authenticated Users:(ID)C
NT AUTHORITY\Authenticated Users:(OI)(CI)(IO)(ID)C

C:\>dir /a "RECYCLER.{645FF040-5081-101B-9F08-00AA002F954E}"
Volume in drive C has no label.

Directory of C:\RECYCLER.{645FF040-5081-101B-9F08-00AA002F954E}

06/17/2012 06:06 AM 818,211 GUESSNUM.EXE
1 File(s) 818,211 bytes

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