I published the following diary on isc.sans.org: “Simple Analysis of an Obfuscated JAR File“.
Yesterday, I found in my spam trap a file named ‘0.19238000 1509447305.zipâ€™ (SHA256: 7bddf3bf47293b4ad8ae64b8b770e0805402b487a4d025e31ef586e9a52add91). The ZIP archive contained a Java archive named ‘0.19238000 1509447305.jarâ€™ (SHA256: b161c7c4b1e6750fce4ed381c0a6a2595a4d20c3b1bdb756a78b78ead0a92ce4). The file had a score of 0/61 in VT and looks to be a nice candidate for a quick analysis. .jar files are ZIP archives that contain compiled Java classes and a Manifest file that points to the initial class to load. Letâ€™s decompile the classes. To achieve this, I’m using a small Docker container… [Read more]