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apt41 has conducted cyber operations against u.s. government agencies and has previously attacked infrastructure systems. for example, fireeye researchers have discovered and blocked campaigns targeting the u. department of defense, the u. department of energy, and the u. department of the interior.
additionally, fireeye has seen evidence apt41 has broken into central core networks to exfiltrate data from u.s. targets. they have also executed their own attacks on u. for example, fireeye detected a high volume, highly sophisticated attack on the u. federal trade commission (ftc), office of the director of national intelligence (odni), and the fbi that utilized previously unknown vulnerabilities in microsoft iis servers.
fireeye’s preliminary findings indicate that apt41 is believed to operate as one of the pla’s main sigint agencies. since early 2018, the threat group has conducted nation-state-like activities, stolen intellectual property, and targeted organizations associated with the u.s. government and u. infrastructure.
since early 2018, apt41 has invested effort in the u.s. intelligence community (ic), u. law enforcement, and academic circles. while apt41 has conducted cyber operations for over 10 years, in recent years it has escalated its activity. the escalation may reflect the changing security posture of the u. following the public release of shadowpad.
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__bpo_suppress_exception__ global has been removed, which was introduced in bpo-26405. the logic underlying
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it also contains a call_user_func_array() call to an ini_set() function to write the ext_countersystem.ini file to a custom location. it first checks to see if a ini_set() file exists, and if so, calls this function with the location of the existing value as its filepath. once the previous executions of ini_set() have set this ini file to include that ext_countersystem file exists, it then adds two new sections to the custom ini file and the write the values of these two sections to the custom location. the value of each section is 1 which indicates a new section added to the ini file. the section header must be the first part of the ini file. the value is an integer that is the final code value that will be stored in the location specified by the function. additionally, the previous live exploitation of this vulnerability as well as the cerber 7.1.0 exploit targeted the domain ini_set_directives.com, which is the default ini file path for ibm lotus communications. the cerber exploit will attempt to write the ext_countersystem.ini file to the path specified in the index parameter of the ini_set_directives.com() function which is a cloud-based application used to look up values from an ini file. we also observed in their live exploit they added a command to download a.xlsx inflate backdoor from a particular server. 5ec8ef588b