MirageFox is a remote access tool used against Windows systems. It appears to be an upgraded version of a tool known as Mirage, which is a RAT believed to originate in 2012. [1]

ID: S0280
Platforms: Windows
Version: 1.1
Created: 17 October 2018
Last Modified: 22 July 2022

Techniques Used

Domain ID Name Use
Enterprise T1059 .003 Command and Scripting Interpreter: Windows Command Shell

MirageFox has the capability to execute commands using cmd.exe.[1]

Enterprise T1140 Deobfuscate/Decode Files or Information

MirageFox has a function for decrypting data containing C2 configuration information.[1]

Enterprise T1574 .001 Hijack Execution Flow: DLL Search Order Hijacking

MirageFox is likely loaded via DLL hijacking into a legitimate McAfee binary.[1]

Enterprise T1082 System Information Discovery

MirageFox can collect CPU and architecture information from the victim’s machine.[1]

Enterprise T1033 System Owner/User Discovery

MirageFox can gather the username from the victim’s machine.[1]

Groups That Use This Software

ID Name References
G0004 Ke3chang