InfDefaultInstall.exe

  • File Path: C:\Windows\system32\InfDefaultInstall.exe
  • Description: INF Default Install

Screenshot

InfDefaultInstall.exe InfDefaultInstall.exe InfDefaultInstall.exe

Hashes

Type Hash
MD5 A18B52BBC5C39DAD58703CF92ACAA37C
SHA1 01D14AE4CDC53F0B163AFE3ECAEE5D73DA78D09F
SHA256 B9407FDE5938ED7E2F467F85A465790D4BB9DF4210678067C43D44D1C0BC7CD1
SHA384 9BF9A2EFF24588113F5B91742B35B9B118FD32034F64EC46FB09B6FB2858B921C4EFAE0F9266BDED6C9AD475B214C718
SHA512 02E26C4C319139F4E85BE6CE83F51B43F1A0EE1AF2DA17500E95606463080AA4CA3D39ED9D832E1948078E4E5674C43E70D277EDD88249F13FFBF2B8CD7F4A59
SSDEEP 192:GsHUBEUUsyJYnfiDdHes4sDBeR4OI6iCIys9aW/GW:GhBzcYfih+QWIGcaW/GW
IMP F43AA5D6A80539D248D371D78F9F66BF
PESHA1 D5DE6A9D3FDEDC556293F3ECEBD713984C1EA31E
PE256 8CA7973309F67650291371CDF214A58BE3ACDF189A264938EEF319CBE767AD15

Runtime Data

Window Title:

Install Error

Open Handles:

Path Type
(R-D) C:\Windows\Fonts\StaticCache.dat File
(R-D) C:\Windows\System32\en-US\duser.dll.mui File
(R-D) C:\Windows\System32\en-US\imageres.dll.mui File
(R-D) C:\Windows\System32\en-US\InfDefaultInstall.exe.mui File
(R-D) C:\Windows\System32\en-US\KernelBase.dll.mui File
(R-D) C:\Windows\System32\en-US\newdev.dll.mui File
(R-D) C:\Windows\WinSxS\amd64_microsoft.windows.c..-controls.resources_6595b64144ccf1df_6.0.17763.1518_en-us_f47974b57ff45754\comctl32.dll.mui File
(RW-) C:\Users\user File
(RW-) C:\Windows\WinSxS\amd64_microsoft.windows.c..-controls.resources_6595b64144ccf1df_6.0.17763.1518_en-us_f47974b57ff45754 File
(RW-) C:\Windows\WinSxS\amd64_microsoft.windows.common-controls_6595b64144ccf1df_6.0.17763.1518_none_de6e2bd0534e2567 File
\BaseNamedObjects\C:*ProgramData*Microsoft*Windows*Caches*{6AF0698E-D558-4F6E-9B3C-3716689AF493}.2.ver0x0000000000000004.db Section
\BaseNamedObjects\C:*ProgramData*Microsoft*Windows*Caches*{DDF571F2-BE98-426D-8288-1A9A39C3FDA2}.2.ver0x0000000000000004.db Section
\BaseNamedObjects\C:*ProgramData*Microsoft*Windows*Caches*cversions.2.ro Section
\BaseNamedObjects\NLS_CodePage_1252_3_2_0_0 Section
\BaseNamedObjects\NLS_CodePage_437_3_2_0_0 Section
\Sessions\2\Windows\Theme2131664586 Section
\Windows\Theme966197582 Section

Loaded Modules:

Path
C:\Windows\System32\advapi32.dll
C:\Windows\System32\bcrypt.dll
C:\Windows\System32\bcryptPrimitives.dll
C:\Windows\System32\cfgmgr32.dll
C:\Windows\System32\combase.dll
C:\Windows\System32\cryptsp.dll
C:\Windows\system32\DEVRTL.dll
C:\Windows\System32\GDI32.dll
C:\Windows\System32\gdi32full.dll
C:\Windows\system32\InfDefaultInstall.exe
C:\Windows\System32\kernel.appcore.dll
C:\Windows\System32\KERNEL32.DLL
C:\Windows\System32\KERNELBASE.dll
C:\Windows\System32\msvcp_win.dll
C:\Windows\System32\msvcrt.dll
C:\Windows\system32\newdev.dll
C:\Windows\SYSTEM32\ntdll.dll
C:\Windows\System32\powrprof.dll
C:\Windows\System32\profapi.dll
C:\Windows\System32\RPCRT4.dll
C:\Windows\System32\sechost.dll
C:\Windows\System32\SETUPAPI.dll
C:\Windows\System32\shcore.dll
C:\Windows\System32\SHELL32.dll
C:\Windows\System32\shlwapi.dll
C:\Windows\System32\ucrtbase.dll
C:\Windows\System32\USER32.dll
C:\Windows\System32\win32u.dll
C:\Windows\System32\windows.storage.dll
C:\Windows\WinSxS\amd64_microsoft.windows.common-controls_6595b64144ccf1df_6.0.17763.1518_none_de6e2bd0534e2567\COMCTL32.dll

Signature

  • Status: Signature verified.
  • Serial: 33000001C422B2F79B793DACB20000000001C4
  • Thumbprint: AE9C1AE54763822EEC42474983D8B635116C8452
  • 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: InfDefaultInstall.EXE.MUI
  • Product Name: Microsoft Windows Operating System
  • Company Name: Microsoft Corporation
  • File Version: 5.2.3668.0
  • Product Version: 5.2.3668.0
  • Language: English (United States)
  • Legal Copyright: Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
  • Machine Type: 64-bit

File Scan

  • VirusTotal Detections: 0/72
  • VirusTotal Link: https://www.virustotal.com/gui/file/b9407fde5938ed7e2f467f85a465790d4bb9df4210678067c43d44d1c0bc7cd1/detection/

File Similarity (ssdeep match)

File Score
C:\Windows\system32\InfDefaultInstall.exe 30
C:\WINDOWS\system32\InfDefaultInstall.exe 33
C:\Windows\system32\InfDefaultInstall.exe 33

Possible Misuse

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

Source Source File Example License
LOLBAS Infdefaultinstall.yml Name: Infdefaultinstall.exe  
LOLBAS Infdefaultinstall.yml - Command: InfDefaultInstall.exe Infdefaultinstall.inf  
LOLBAS Infdefaultinstall.yml - Path: C:\Windows\System32\Infdefaultinstall.exe  
LOLBAS Infdefaultinstall.yml - Path: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\Infdefaultinstall.exe  
atomic-red-team index.md - Atomic Test #4: InfDefaultInstall.exe .inf Execution [windows] MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team windows-index.md - Atomic Test #4: InfDefaultInstall.exe .inf Execution [windows] MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1218.md - Atomic Test #4 - InfDefaultInstall.exe .inf Execution MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1218.md ## Atomic Test #4 - InfDefaultInstall.exe .inf Execution MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1218.md Test execution of a .inf using InfDefaultInstall.exe MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1218.md Reference: https://github.com/LOLBAS-Project/LOLBAS/blob/master/yml/OSBinaries/Infdefaultinstall.yml MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1218.md | inf_to_execute | Local location of inf file | string | PathToAtomicsFolder\T1218\src\Infdefaultinstall.inf| MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1218.md InfDefaultInstall.exe #{inf_to_execute} MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1218.md Invoke-WebRequest “https://github.com/redcanaryco/atomic-red-team/raw/master/atomics/T1218/src/Infdefaultinstall.inf” -OutFile “#{inf_to_execute}” MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary

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