Fingerprinting Emulator

Created the Monday 18 March 2019. Updated 3 years, 6 months ago.

Fingerprinting the AV emulator can allow the malware to detect the AV. For example, specific mutex can be used by the AV emulator, trying to detect it allow the sample to detect the AV.

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title: Get antivirus details via WMIC query
status: experimental
description: Get antivirus details via WMIC query
author: Joe Security
date: 2020-03-27
id: 200069
behaviorgroup: 5
classification: 8

      category: process_creation
      product: windows
              -'*wmic * path antivirusproduct get displayname*'
      condition: selection
level: critical

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