InfDefaultInstall.exe

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

Screenshot

InfDefaultInstall.exe InfDefaultInstall.exe InfDefaultInstall.exe

Hashes

Type Hash
MD5 EE18876C1E5DE583DE7547075975120E
SHA1 F7FCB3D77DA74DEEE25DE9296A7C7335916504E3
SHA256 E59127B5FE82714956C7A1F10392A8673086A8E1F609E059935C7DA1FA015A5D
SHA384 0877DD43A5106BFFC866D40BA29656CA8E8D44BE66E8ADDB7FCBC64052972C8ABE895DF1D6C37E5FCF0C65C552975605
SHA512 08BC4D28B8F528582C58175A74871DD33AC97955C3709C991779FC34B5BA4B2BA6FF40476D9F59345B61B0153FD932B0EA539431A67FF5012CB2AC8AB392F73C
SSDEEP 192:GvRYnSvsizWLyiXELlX4NtbEHyuCjL0gEL4Ji6yNqhs3AOs9aW/GW:GvenSvPwEhatOfCP0T4JiLwOcaW/GW
IMP 3E175C26441FF14C3E974BD9038CB8CB
PESHA1 B05E6D48FD253069F7810ABEB20CB21397FFB437
PE256 1EBB6DC47E46B1442B09818D26F77234D03BFA359287869012ECB11A598540E8

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\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\SystemResources\imageres.dll.mun File
(R-D) C:\Windows\WinSxS\amd64_microsoft.windows.c..-controls.resources_6595b64144ccf1df_6.0.19041.1_en-us_cb612d02732b0fd9\comctl32.dll.mui File
(RW-) C:\Users\user File
(RW-) C:\Windows\WinSxS\amd64_microsoft.windows.c..-controls.resources_6595b64144ccf1df_6.0.19041.1_en-us_cb612d02732b0fd9 File
(RW-) C:\Windows\WinSxS\amd64_microsoft.windows.common-controls_6595b64144ccf1df_6.0.19041.488_none_ca04af081b815d21 File
\BaseNamedObjects\C:*ProgramData*Microsoft*Windows*Caches*{6AF0698E-D558-4F6E-9B3C-3716689AF493}.2.ver0x0000000000000002.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\NLS_CodePage_1252_3_2_0_0 Section
\BaseNamedObjects\NLS_CodePage_437_3_2_0_0 Section
\Sessions\1\Windows\Theme1175649999 Section
\Windows\Theme601709542 Section

Loaded Modules:

Path
C:\Windows\System32\bcrypt.dll
C:\Windows\System32\cfgmgr32.dll
C:\Windows\system32\drvstore.dll
C:\Windows\System32\GDI32.dll
C:\Windows\System32\gdi32full.dll
C:\Windows\system32\InfDefaultInstall.exe
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\RPCRT4.dll
C:\Windows\System32\SETUPAPI.dll
C:\Windows\System32\SHELL32.dll
C:\Windows\System32\ucrtbase.dll
C:\Windows\System32\USER32.dll
C:\Windows\System32\win32u.dll
C:\Windows\WinSxS\amd64_microsoft.windows.common-controls_6595b64144ccf1df_6.0.19041.488_none_ca04af081b815d21\COMCTL32.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: 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: 0/75
  • VirusTotal Link: https://www.virustotal.com/gui/file/e59127b5fe82714956c7a1f10392a8673086a8e1f609e059935c7da1fa015a5d/detection

File Similarity (ssdeep match)

File Score
C:\Windows\system32\InfDefaultInstall.exe 29
C:\WINDOWS\system32\InfDefaultInstall.exe 27
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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