Symantec cybersecurity experts: The malware deployment is preceded by a reconnaissance with the AdFind tool. The victims are large organizations.
Technical analysis by the Malware Hunter JAMESWT
The Hancitor campaign is back via DocuSign. The email doc attachment is downloaded each time from a different url and contains a dll with the malware. However, the final payalod is unknown
New wave of the Hancitor campaign via fake mail notification from DocuSign. The message contains a doc attachment, which can be downloaded by opening the link in the text (the yellow button).
This contacts a different url each time and downloads a document that varies with each operation. Inside there is a dll with Hancitor (aka Chanitor). It is unknown, however, what the downloader downloads once installed on the victim’s machine. In the latest cybercrime campaigns, the final payload was FickerStealer, an info-stealer which targets PCs with Windows operating systems, from XP to 10.