XWorm: Technical Analysis of a New Malware Version 

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In this article, we will take a look at the latest version of an XWorm sample — a widespread malicious program that is advertised for sale on underground forums. 

We will analyze the functionality of our sample, as well as extract its configuration. 

Let’s get started. 

What is XWorm Malware? 

XWorm is a malware that targets Windows operating systems. It is known for its stealth and persistence, and a wide range of malicious activities, spanning from remote desktop control to ransomware and information theft.  

Unfortunately, adversaries employ this threat widely —it’s not uncommon to see it in ANY.RUN’s top 10 most used malware by uploads. 

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