RuntimeBroker.exe

  • File Path: C:\Windows\system32\RuntimeBroker.exe
  • Description: Runtime Broker

Hashes

Type Hash
MD5 1F50EF577639002F59FC1D3FB0D23973
SHA1 8714B1B883D08FFB750AAE72FEFF1C72EA661E61
SHA256 154316C8E1FE282655A3DF44F5AF3B0C5F0ECC37449EFF4B3EAD44FB7414D468
SHA384 72FB0863C6D4A3580EDBAE96D5AE4FB22933468D2BD1C61B2A47F64A62AF9824C270EAD7F915B2C2443DE5142C4433B3
SHA512 C898F36A017528BD43D47608F35624F70FE87641CA1A37143799EEEB9ECBE5BB4FC7D7A7EB10EBE716EC0B81B2B6CED6427678457967B0B397F2C9C93DA7F4D2
SSDEEP 1536:mXeOfHS56N5D1x+qykhcdsl0VKTQIdeIwx/yvWxO2VokIdCKP3:op5D1I9kWdYA/yvWxOAHKv
IMP D4D98ACF3243E0C97C83C6548571A44E
PESHA1 E46D876406D73511F6668F0DC0B359CAE49410BB
PE256 10CF857D4D3FDB3C9CBA91A5B7FAF1B96301E6F6C632CAF80F122B375F61356A

Runtime Data

Loaded Modules:

Path
C:\Windows\System32\combase.dll
C:\Windows\SYSTEM32\kernel.appcore.dll
C:\Windows\System32\KERNEL32.DLL
C:\Windows\System32\KERNELBASE.dll
C:\Windows\System32\msvcrt.dll
C:\Windows\SYSTEM32\ntdll.dll
C:\Windows\SYSTEM32\powrprof.dll
C:\Windows\system32\RMCLIENT.dll
C:\Windows\System32\RPCRT4.dll
C:\Windows\system32\RuntimeBroker.exe
C:\Windows\System32\sechost.dll
C:\Windows\System32\ucrtbase.dll

Signature

  • Status: Signature verified.
  • Serial: 330000026551AE1BBD005CBFBD000000000265
  • Thumbprint: E168609353F30FF2373157B4EB8CD519D07A2BFF
  • 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: RuntimeBroker.exe
  • 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: 0/61
  • VirusTotal Link: https://www.virustotal.com/gui/file/154316c8e1fe282655a3df44f5af3b0c5f0ecc37449eff4b3ead44fb7414d468/detection/

Possible Misuse

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

Source Source File Example License
sigma sysmon_creation_system_file.yml - '*\RuntimeBroker.exe' DRL 1.0
sigma sysmon_creation_system_file.yml - '*\runtimebroker.exe' DRL 1.0
sigma win_system_exe_anomaly.yml - '*\RuntimeBroker.exe' DRL 1.0

MIT License. Copyright (c) 2020-2021 Strontic.