Uninstall.exe

  • File Path: C:\Program Files (x86)\Mozilla Maintenance Service\Uninstall.exe
  • Description: Mozilla Maintenance Service Installer

Hashes

Type Hash
MD5 BBC7EC7E61D8492269E4876FE6FFF793
SHA1 BEB6B42D9B7292B1C28C39ED65F842869E4BA39B
SHA256 0C1F7E9C6E8B42F73B7F47AB3FF70013795B2B07974525F41CA2FD1AA0F35122
SHA384 87D88E46A1A2F36FB4B0F0864EDA222742475069892E0822CFEFC80B10E7AE86E7921C0E83EA409D08450B94D2AE4185
SHA512 F7D50D9ECF90428BFB9426E7ED9F41D4F2B7B7C97FAE514D4531657E07FF47E1C749221929421631734CF4BC075404F99416367A5982CCBC89B6E5AA557B45D6
SSDEEP 1536:iaxBRlYypb5j8ugsQ0DjLiLuJqkSZZZ3gURD8ib8OJ+NflauT41a/kxWO7iIy4Lv:iIlLpNjldDfiLurUNRD5bDJJ7y4wP76

Runtime Data

Child Processes:

Un_A.exe

Signature

  • Status: The file C:\Program Files (x86)\Mozilla Maintenance Service\Uninstall.exe is not digitally signed. You cannot run this script on the current system. For more information about running scripts and setting execution policy, see about_Execution_Policies at https:/go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=135170
  • Serial: ``
  • Thumbprint: ``
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File Metadata

  • Original Filename: maintenanceservice_installer.exe
  • Product Name: Thunderbird
  • Company Name: Mozilla Corporation
  • File Version: 78.1.1
  • Product Version: 78.1.1
  • Language: English (United States)
  • Legal Copyright: Mozilla Corporation

File Similarity (ssdeep match)

File Score
C:\Program Files (x86)\Mozilla Maintenance Service\Uninstall.exe 96
C:\program files (x86)\Mozilla Maintenance Service\Uninstall.exe 94
C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\maintenanceservice_installer.exe 69
C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\maintenanceservice_installer.exe 69
C:\program files\Mozilla Firefox\maintenanceservice_installer.exe 69
C:\program files\Mozilla Thunderbird\maintenanceservice_installer.exe 74
C:\Program Files\Mozilla Thunderbird\maintenanceservice_installer.exe 77
C:\Program Files\Mozilla Thunderbird\maintenanceservice_installer.exe 74

Possible Misuse

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

Source Source File Example License
sigma win_susp_disable_raccine.yml title: Raccine Uninstall DRL 1.0
sigma win_susp_wmic_security_product_uninstall.yml title: Wmic Uninstall Security Product DRL 1.0
sigma win_susp_wmic_security_product_uninstall.yml - 'call uninstall' DRL 1.0
LOLBAS Installutil.yml Description: The Installer tool is a command-line utility that allows you to install and uninstall server resources by executing the installer components in specified assemblies  
malware-ioc rtm uninstall © ESET 2014-2018
malware-ioc rtm uninstall-lock © ESET 2014-2018
atomic-red-team index.md - Atomic Test #11: Uninstall Sysmon [windows] MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team index.md - Atomic Test #21: Uninstall Crowdstrike Falcon on Windows [windows] MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team index.md - Atomic Test #5: InstallUtil Uninstall method call - /U variant [windows] MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team index.md - Atomic Test #6: InstallUtil Uninstall method call - ‘/installtype=notransaction /action=uninstall’ variant [windows] MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team index.md - Atomic Test #1: Regasm Uninstall Method Call Test [windows] MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team index.md - Atomic Test #2: Regsvcs Uninstall Method Call Test [windows] MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team windows-index.md - Atomic Test #11: Uninstall Sysmon [windows] MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team windows-index.md - Atomic Test #21: Uninstall Crowdstrike Falcon on Windows [windows] MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team windows-index.md - Atomic Test #5: InstallUtil Uninstall method call - /U variant [windows] MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team windows-index.md - Atomic Test #6: InstallUtil Uninstall method call - ‘/installtype=notransaction /action=uninstall’ variant [windows] MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team windows-index.md - Atomic Test #1: Regasm Uninstall Method Call Test [windows] MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team windows-index.md - Atomic Test #2: Regsvcs Uninstall Method Call Test [windows] MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1095.md if( $null -eq (Get-ItemProperty HKLM:\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall* | ?{$_.DisplayName -like “Microsoft Visual C++*”}) ) { MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1218.004.md - Atomic Test #5 - InstallUtil Uninstall method call - /U variant MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1218.004.md - Atomic Test #6 - InstallUtil Uninstall method call - ‘/installtype=notransaction /action=uninstall’ variant MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1218.004.md ## Atomic Test #5 - InstallUtil Uninstall method call - /U variant MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1218.004.md Executes the Uninstall Method. Upon execution, version information will be displayed the .NET framework install utility. MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1218.004.md InstallUtil Uninstall method execution test failure. Installer assembly execution output did not match the expected output. MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1218.004.md ## Atomic Test #6 - InstallUtil Uninstall method call - ‘/installtype=notransaction /action=uninstall’ variant MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1218.004.md $CommandLine = “/logfile= /logtoconsole=false /installtype=notransaction /action=uninstall "$InstallerAssemblyFullPath”” MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1218.004.md Executes the Uninstall Method. Upon execution, help information will be displayed for InstallUtil. MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1218.009.md - Atomic Test #1 - Regasm Uninstall Method Call Test MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1218.009.md - Atomic Test #2 - Regsvcs Uninstall Method Call Test MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1218.009.md ## Atomic Test #1 - Regasm Uninstall Method Call Test MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1218.009.md Executes the Uninstall Method, No Admin Rights Required. Upon execution, “I shouldn’t really execute either.” will be displayed. MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1218.009.md ## Atomic Test #2 - Regsvcs Uninstall Method Call Test MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1218.009.md Executes the Uninstall Method, No Admin Rights Required, Requires SNK. Upon execution, “I shouldn’t really execute” will be displayed MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1219.md $file = ‘C:\Program Files (x86)\TeamViewer\uninstall.exe’ MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1219.md get-package ‘LogMeIn Client’ -ErrorAction Ignore | uninstall-package MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1505.002.md Uninstall-TransportAgent #{transport_agent_identity} MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1518.md Get-ItemProperty HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall* | Select-Object DisplayName, DisplayVersion, Publisher, InstallDate | Format-Table -Autosize MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1518.md Get-ItemProperty HKLM:\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall* | Select-Object DisplayName, DisplayVersion, Publisher, InstallDate | Format-Table -Autosize MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1562.001.md - Atomic Test #11 - Uninstall Sysmon MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1562.001.md - Atomic Test #21 - Uninstall Crowdstrike Falcon on Windows MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1562.001.md ## Atomic Test #11 - Uninstall Sysmon MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1562.001.md Uninstall Sysinternals Sysmon for Defense Evasion MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1562.001.md ## Atomic Test #21 - Uninstall Crowdstrike Falcon on Windows MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1562.001.md Uninstall Crowdstrike Falcon. If the WindowsSensor.exe path is not provided as an argument we need to search for it. Since the executable is located in a folder named with a random guid we need to identify it before invoking the uninstaller. MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
atomic-red-team T1562.001.md if (Test-Path “#{falcond_path}”) {. “#{falcond_path}” /repair /uninstall /quiet } else { Get-ChildItem -Path “C:\ProgramData\Package Cache” -Include “WindowsSensor.exe” -Recurse | % { $sig=$(Get-AuthenticodeSignature -FilePath $.FullName); if ($sig.Status -eq “Valid” -and $sig.SignerCertificate.DnsNameList -eq “CrowdStrike, Inc.”) { . “$” /repair /uninstall /quiet; break;} }} MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary
signature-base apt_eqgrp.yar $x4 = “%s version %s already has persistence installed. If you want to uninstall,” fullword ascii CC BY-NC 4.0
signature-base apt_op_cloudhopper.yar $s2 = “rundll32.exe "%s", UnInstall /update %s” fullword wide CC BY-NC 4.0
signature-base crime_buzus_softpulse.yar $s4 = “CurrentVersion\Uninstall\avast” fullword wide CC BY-NC 4.0
signature-base gen_rats_malwareconfig.yar $a7 = “Uninstall.jarPK” CC BY-NC 4.0
signature-base thor-hacktools.yar $a = “Unable to uninstall the fgexec service” CC BY-NC 4.0
signature-base thor-webshells.yar $s3 = “%s -Uninstall –>To Uninstall The Service” CC BY-NC 4.0
signature-base thor-webshells.yar $s6 = “Can’t uninstall,maybe the backdoor is not installed or,the Password you INPUT is” CC BY-NC 4.0

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