BuilderOrcus Insecure Credential Storage

BuilderOrcus malware suffers from an insecure credential storage vulnerability.

MD5 | 0e39f83eb4caa90c371794665f7e2737

Discovery / credits: Malvuln - (c) 2022
Original source:
Contact: [email protected]

Threat: BuilderOrcus (Orcus.Administration-cracked.exe)
Vulnerability: Insecure Credential Storage
Description: The malware stores its password in plaintext in a settings.json file.
Family: BuilderOrcus
Type: PE32
MD5: cc3670f1b3e60e00b43c86d787563a44
Vuln ID: MVID-2022-0516
Disclosure: 03/17/2022

settings.json snippet.

"IpAddresses": [
"Ip": "",
"Port": 10134
"Ip": "",
"Port": 10134
"Password": "malvuln",
"IsDnsUpdaterEnabled": false,
"DnsUpdaterSettings": null,

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