Associated Software: certutil.exe
|Enterprise||T1140||Deobfuscate/Decode Files or Information||certutil has been used to decode binaries hidden inside certificate files as Base64 information. |
|Enterprise||T1130||Install Root Certificate||
certutil can be used to install browser root certificates as a precursor to performing man-in-the-middle between connections to banking websites. Example command:
|Enterprise||T1105||Remote File Copy||certutil can be used to download files from a given URL.  |
Groups That Use This Software
- Microsoft. (2012, November 14). Certutil. Retrieved July 3, 2017.
- Levene, B., Falcone, R., Grunzweig, J., Lee, B., Olson, R. (2015, August 20). Retefe Banking Trojan Targets Sweden, Switzerland and Japan. Retrieved July 3, 2017.
- Malwarebytes Labs. (2017, March 27). New targeted attack against Saudi Arabia Government. Retrieved July 3, 2017.
- Smith, Casey. (2017, July 20). SubTee Twitter Status. Retrieved July 21, 2017.
- Ash, B., et al. (2018, June 26). RANCOR: Targeted Attacks in South East Asia Using PLAINTEE and DDKONG Malware Families. Retrieved July 2, 2018.
- Accenture Security. (2018, April 23). Hogfish Redleaves Campaign. Retrieved July 2, 2018.
- Matsuda, A., Muhammad I. (2018, September 13). APT10 Targeting Japanese Corporations Using Updated TTPs. Retrieved September 17, 2018.
- Lee, B, et al. (2018, February 28). Sofacy Attacks Multiple Government Entities. Retrieved March 15, 2018.
- Sardiwal, M, et al. (2017, December 7). New Targeted Attack in the Middle East by APT34, a Suspected Iranian Threat Group, Using CVE-2017-11882 Exploit. Retrieved December 20, 2017.
- Symantec DeepSight Adversary Intelligence Team. (2019, June 20). Waterbug: Espionage Group Rolls Out Brand-New Toolset in Attacks Against Governments. Retrieved July 8, 2019.