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adbupd is a backdoor used by PLATINUM that is similar to Dipsind. [1]

ID: S0202
Platforms: Windows
Contributors: Ryan Becwar
Version: 1.0
Created: 18 April 2018
Last Modified: 17 October 2018

Techniques Used

Domain ID Name Use
Enterprise T1059 Command-Line Interface

adbupd can run a copy of cmd.exe.[1]

Enterprise T1032 Standard Cryptographic Protocol

adbupd contains a copy of the OpenSSL library to encrypt C2 traffic.[1]

Enterprise T1084 Windows Management Instrumentation Event Subscription

adbupd can use a WMI script to achieve persistence.[1]

Groups That Use This Software

ID Name References
G0068 PLATINUM [1]