Covenant SharpSC Start

Metadata

Contributors

Roberto Rodriguez @Cyb3rWard0g

Creation Date

2020/08/06

Modification Date

2020/09/20

Tactics

TA0008

Techniques

T1021.002

Tags

RPC StartService,SMB Svcctl

Dataset Description

This dataset represents adversaries remotely starting a service via RPC methods such as StartService over SMB named pipes such as svcctl.

Simulation Metadata

Tools

type

Name

Module

C2

Covenant

SharpSC

Adversary View

(wardog) > SharpSC /command:"action=start computername=WORKSTATION6 service=ikeext"

[*] Attempting to start service ikeext on WORKSTATION6...

[+] Successfully started ikeext on WORKSTATION6!

  DisplayName: IKE and AuthIP IPsec Keying Modules

  ServiceName: ikeext

  Status     : Running

  CanStop    : True

Explore Datasets

Download & Decompress Dataset

import requests
from zipfile import ZipFile
from io import BytesIO

url = https://raw.githubusercontent.com/OTRF/Security-Datasets/master/datasets/atomic/windows/lateral_movement/host/covenant_sharpsc_start_dcerpc_smb_svcctl.zip
zipFileRequest = requests.get(url)
zipFile = ZipFile(BytesIO(zipFileRequest.content))
datasetJSONPath = zipFile.extract(zipFile.namelist()[0])

Read JSON File

from pandas.io import json

df = json.read_json(path_or_buf=datasetJSONPath, lines=True)

Access Security Events

df.groupby(['Channel']).size().sort_values(ascending=False)