WMIADAP.exe

  • File Path: C:\WINDOWS\system32\wbem\WMIADAP.exe
  • Description: WMI Reverse Performance Adapter Maintenance Utility

Hashes

Type Hash
MD5 D3EBCF852D880552C3548FEAD256A3F6
SHA1 C7BEC96032E61A9E28AB2B9CEB7EC238ABE5FAD0
SHA256 E908196299C6E527E9450DEBF87308107A0D8AA8EB9F904EA2CBC21C753B0A2F
SHA384 19A45D76B27969D70E8015530087EDC0EFEBC7852FDBC572DC9B46B21BB1603558216B40365E1C6C514A3915B3DBEC39
SHA512 A12C9E6B4DE2D6D0FCA0CCC0C73026D7809E7669777F28888EB0B4791B0A3B948C422F74E99E26C5CAEE29D92B74CA0513850C101E6D5272B5E8AE93279851C6
SSDEEP 3072:n+C/QOG/+PYo1mr3KTwVaWwFgm0hQZob0o+IL/s6C2A32uPze:n+C/QOmo1mrAw8WwFgm0aZE0o5s6C2AT
IMP B32AC086F6F46562D0C3EDBAE67A344B
PESHA1 C71ADA0A73C56D146AE900CCB58244F23D08A256
PE256 B4FACB092FA32A4A0DDE0EF5D40993284418B55C7DDDEE576813E3302BEDB7E1

Runtime Data

Loaded Modules:

Path
C:\WINDOWS\System32\combase.dll
C:\WINDOWS\System32\KERNEL32.DLL
C:\WINDOWS\System32\KERNELBASE.dll
C:\WINDOWS\System32\msvcrt.dll
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\ntdll.dll
C:\WINDOWS\System32\ucrtbase.dll
C:\WINDOWS\system32\wbem\WMIADAP.exe

Signature

  • Status: Signature verified.
  • Serial: 33000002ED2C45E4C145CF48440000000002ED
  • Thumbprint: 312860D2047EB81F8F58C29FF19ECDB4C634CF6A
  • 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: wmicookr.dll
  • Product Name: Microsoft Windows Operating System
  • Company Name: Microsoft Corporation
  • File Version: 10.0.22000.1 (WinBuild.160101.0800)
  • Product Version: 10.0.22000.1
  • Language: English (United States)
  • Legal Copyright: Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
  • Machine Type: 64-bit

File Scan

  • VirusTotal Detections: 0/73
  • VirusTotal Link: https://www.virustotal.com/gui/file/e908196299c6e527e9450debf87308107a0d8aa8eb9f904ea2cbc21c753b0a2f/detection

Possible Misuse

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

Source Source File Example License
sigma sysmon_wmi_module_load.yml - '\windows\system32\wbem\WMIADAP.exe' # https://github.com/SigmaHQ/sigma/issues/1871 DRL 1.0

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