CompatTelRunner.exe

  • File Path: C:\Windows\system32\CompatTelRunner.exe
  • Description: Microsoft Compatibility Telemetry

Hashes

Type Hash
MD5 D106A29E1A787A673ACBB11968EFDFF5
SHA1 992AAAB7A56C5447A2D5209D3135E1F9494A97D5
SHA256 D4C583BC6EFD5F24ADF5C70421BA3FDCF6A53B010BC6A0D96147A6C7C3ADBC0C
SHA384 33A5D8054A54D1307B3A7CD1C7AC4B21FE62E4A135619553984B8DBE50CF40C6556145BFAE85BC06D89D2E447F6BF6AF
SHA512 392737C08A8BE420561D3189BDB64714D265D23C10C00915CA8E6C471BCFDBE0C6501C955608F3CF6C907C4E9D630EE847A0A5027E45D01F624C13CFCBBF506F
SSDEEP 3072:emQNq9Gqo0bp/59ziXK4z2fuukK+NqD2n6f9UkaVxR8t3J2wPFr:ejNq95o0l/59ziXK4zkNA5k8R8dV
IMP 8AA2AD4D02CD4F329F140F0BFF16AE96
PESHA1 15881ADFA4497DD6A80B82D2C798961A53458AFE
PE256 B746B22EE3270BAB1ACBF693D8066CB710C5488CFA0C9F1B4C082D9098C71833

Runtime Data

Loaded Modules:

Path
C:\Windows\system32\CompatTelRunner.exe
C:\Windows\System32\KERNEL32.DLL
C:\Windows\System32\KERNELBASE.dll
C:\Windows\SYSTEM32\ntdll.dll

Signature

  • Status: Signature verified.
  • Serial: 3300000266BD1580EFA75CD6D3000000000266
  • Thumbprint: A4341B9FD50FB9964283220A36A1EF6F6FAA7840
  • Issuer: CN=Microsoft Windows Production PCA 2011, O=Microsoft Corporation, L=Redmond, S=Washington, C=US
  • Subject: CN=Microsoft Windows, O=Microsoft Corporation, L=Redmond, S=Washington, C=US

File Metadata

  • Original Filename: CompatTelRunner.exe.mui
  • Product Name: Microsoft Windows Operating System
  • Company Name: Microsoft Corporation
  • File Version: 10.0.19041.1 (WinBuild.160101.0800)
  • Product Version: 10.0.19041.1
  • Language: English (United States)
  • Legal Copyright: Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
  • Machine Type: 64-bit

File Scan

  • VirusTotal Detections: 0/68
  • VirusTotal Link: https://www.virustotal.com/gui/file/d4c583bc6efd5f24adf5c70421ba3fdcf6a53b010bc6a0d96147a6c7c3adbc0c/detection/

Possible Misuse

The following table contains possible examples of CompatTelRunner.exe being misused. While CompatTelRunner.exe is not inherently malicious, its legitimate functionality can be abused for malicious purposes.

Source Source File Example License
sigma sysmon_wmi_module_load.yml - '\CompatTelRunner.exe' DRL 1.0
sigma sysmon_raw_disk_access_using_illegitimate_tools.yml - '\compattelrunner.exe' DRL 1.0

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