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Treadstone 71 Selected to Deliver at the RSA Conference 2018 San Francisco

Foundations for a Strong Intelligence Program
April 18, 9AM-11AM RSA Conference
This Lab will explore key aspects of building a strong and long-lasting cyberthreat intelligence program. We’ll review methods of threat intelligence platform selection and bake-off techniques as well as cover stakeholder analysis and priority intelligence requirements. Additionally, we’ll practice collection planning and mission management as well as how to establish effective reporting and dissemination capabilities.

rsa2018
Cyber CounterIntelligence – Deception, Distortion, Dishonesty
April 18, 1:45PM-2:30PM RSA Conference
Deception, distortion, dishonesty are core to social media postings. Our adversaries use these methods concocting stories that create illusions that are meant to leave us divided. The talk will cover methods of countering their messaging while applying these tactics to protect your own organization and brand. Moving from intelligence to counterintelligence is the natural next step in our evolution.

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Dragonfly 2.0? Delta Elektroniks and Pre-embedded Malware

Delta Elektroniks highly likely supported by the Russian government and a direct threat to energy sector supply chain operations

Treadstone 71 asserts with high confidence that Delta Elektroniks (DE) is likely a front company directly associated with Energetic Bear (Dragonfly). The equipment purchased from DE is vulnerable to supply chain threats due to malware embedded in the Taiwanese Delta Electronics (T-DE) programmable logic controller (PLC) software. T-DE is not aware of the infections allowing customers to download and install infected PLC software for the initial purposes of cyber espionage. Long-term intentions include possible physical sabotage operations and the potential to manipulate markets through false accidents (real but not due to human error or technology failure) to artificially drive up stocks (or down). Speculation of oil prices targeted to drive revenue when the price per barrel is too low to sustain economic plans. The PLCs appear to be genuine production parts with malware introduced post-production. Verification of Oleg Vladimirovich Strekozov’s identity is incomplete; the name is likely fictitious and probably state-sponsored. Evidence that suggests this outcome:

+++++++++++++++++++++++UPDATE+++++++++++++++++++ 1/4/2018+++++++++

https://ics-cert.us-cert.gov/advisories/ICSA-16-348-03

https://ics-cert.us-cert.gov/advisories/ICSA-18-004-01

Purely a Treadstone 71 effort

+++++++++++++++++++++1/4/2018++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

Malware Targets SCADA Devices

  • TTPs are like Dragonfly (Strekozov as defined) or Energetic Bear (B2)
  • Targeting SCADA devices is consistent with espionage practices (B2)
    • Provides hackers a foothold into US critical infrastructure via trusted downloads – Delta Website in Taiwan (as one of many)
  • A copycat website in Russia is suspicious and consistent with masquerade techniques (C3)
  • A legitimate Russian business would not conduct themselves in such a way (C2)
  • Multiple other sites deliver the same software (C3) …

NOTE: It is possible that the T-DE PLC software is poorly written and vulnerable by default. Scans from the T-DE website indicate website vulnerabilities including SQL injection weaknesses.

The full report: Treadstone 71Intelligence Games in the Power Grid PDF

The associated PPTX: Treadstone 71 Intelligence Games in the Power Grid

Our defenses are built for outside in. This is already in. Anti-virus scanners do not detect any of this only sandbox analysis. ‘Trusted’ software is being downloaded from multiple different sites in multiple different languages covering multiple different industries. Data centers, buildings, power plants, hospitals, public safety, dams, nuclear facilities, financial services data centers, oil pipelines, military facilities, hotels, industrial automation, building automation, energy and ICT infrastructure, embedded power, automotive electronics (ships/boats), embedded power, various components thereof, merchant and mobile power, telecom energy, and renewable energy non-inclusively.

Recent reports from Symantec (outside in):

http://www.eweek.com/security/dragonfly-2.0-hackers-targeting-the-energy-sector-symantec-finds

https://www.symantec.com/connect/blogs/dragonfly-western-energy-sector-targeted-sophisticated-attack-group

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-cyber-energy/u-s-warns-public-about-attacks-on-energy-industrial-firms-idUSKBN1CQ0IN RELEASED OCTOBER 20/21

Twitter Brute Force – Iranian hack

Iranian password cracking for twitter – within the last 72 hours

 

#!/usr/bin/env python

###################################

# Password cracking twitter V 1.0 #

# #

# : # # #

###################################

import os

import time

import twitter

import json

import random

from datetime import datetime

from hashlookup.LookupTable import LookupTable

CONSUMER_KEY = “”

CONSUMER_SECRET = “”

ACCESS_TOKEN_KEY = “”

ACCESS_TOKEN_SECRET = “”

POLL = 60

WORDLIST = ‘./crackstation-dist/crackstation.txt’

W = “\033[0m” # default/white

R = “\033[31m” # red

P = “\033[35m” # purple

C = “\033[36m” # cyan

bold = “\033[1m”

INFO = bold + C + “[*] ” + W

WARN = bold + R + “[!] ” + W

MONEY = bold + P + “[$] ” + W

TIME = lambda: str(datetime.now()).split(‘ ‘)[1].split(‘.’)[0]

print INFO+”%s: Logging into Twitter API …” % TIME()

api = twitter.Api(consumer_key=CONSUMER_KEY, consumer_secret=CONSUMER_SECRET, access_token_key=ACCESS_TOKEN_KEY, access_token_secret=ACCESS_TOKEN_SECRET)

indexes = {

‘md5’: ‘./crackstation-dist/crackstation-md5.idx’,

}

if os.path.exists(‘processed.pkl’):

with open(‘processed.pkl’, ‘r’) as fp:

processed = json.loads(fp.read())

print INFO+”%s: Loaded %d processed IDs” % (TIME(), len(processed))

else:

processed = []

def crack_hashes(algorithm, hashes):

results = []

if 0 < len(hashes):

lookup_table = LookupTable(

algorithm=algorithm,

index_file=indexes[algorithm],

wordlist_file=WORDLIST,

)

results = lookup_table[hashes]

return results

def process_request(mention):

hashes = filter(lambda word: len(word) == 32, mention.text.split(‘ ‘))

if len(hashes):

print INFO+”%s: Canidate hashes: %s” % (TIME(), hashes)

results = crack_hashes(‘md5’, hashes[0]) # Limit one hash atm

if results[hashes[0]] is not None:

message = “@%s I cracked your hash, the password is ‘%s'” % (

mention.user.screen_name, results[hashes[0]]

)

else:

message = “Sorry @%s but I couldn’t crack that hash :(” % mention.user.screen_name

else:

print WARN+”%s: No hashes found in request.” % TIME()

message = None

if message:

print INFO + “%s: Posting update \”%s\”” % (TIME(), message)

message += ” (%d)” % random.randint(0, 9999)

api.PostUpdate(message)

def poll_twitter():

mentions = filter(lambda m: m.id not in processed, api.GetMentions())

print INFO + “%s: %d new mention(s) to process” % (TIME(), len(mentions))

for mention in mentions:

process_request(mention)

processed.append(int(mention.id))

def run_forever():

while True:

time.sleep(POLL)

print INFO + “%s: Polling twitter API …” % TIME()

try:

poll_twitter()

except twitter.TwitterError as error:

print WARN+”%s: Error from API %s, sleeping for 5mins” % (TIME(), str(error))

if __name__ == ‘__main__’:

try:

run_forever()

except KeyboardInterrupt:

with open(‘processed.pkl’, ‘wb’) as fp:

fp.write(“%s” % json.dumps(processed))

print INFO+”%s: Saved processed to processed.pkl” % TIME()

 

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Zapad Exercises – 2nd/3rd Order Effects

 

The recent Russian Zapad wargaming exercises included a plethora of electronic capabilities demonstration and potentially more. Russia is known to recently been involved in illegal immigration efforts in Sweden, Finland, and Norway along with hostile intent along its northern borders (Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania) including cell/communication tower tampering. Could the recent Zapad exercises be more than just wargaming?

Some What If thoughts on these non-linear actions:

– Testing capabilities, distance, strength, impacts
– Testing responses like a stone in pond
    – 2nd and 3rd order effects were measured to determine the impact on targets, targets responses, etc.
    – Russians had people in each target country assisting with target impacts
    – Russians monitored target government communications from within each country
    – Determine length of time for target government to respond and what methods were used and where to get communications back online (if at all) – the locations of the response represent capabilities unknown to Russia until such an exercise is performed
– Other possibles:
     – A cover for illegal activities that occurred during the exercise – a feint, a ruse
 – Testing a precursor to actual execution – that is why military exercises are performed
 – What capabilities are being left in the exercise areas; what is not being removed after the exercise using the exercise as a ruse to place assets close to Western borders that were not there before
 What do you think?
 https://uawire.org/news/media-belarusian-and-russian-militaries-are-jamming-mobile-communications-along-border-with-poland

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Drone Wars! Threats, Vulnerabilities and Hostile Use

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Blogs

Banggood Blog (9/14/2017) Whats the difference between RHCP and LHCP antennae?     https://blog.banggood.com/rhcp-and-lhcp-whats-the-difference-29046.html

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Mike Willis Blog (9/13/2017) Propagation. http://www.mike-willis.com/Tutorial/propagation.html

Law and Cyber Warfare Blog. Groll, E. (2017) Investigating if Destroyer Crash was Caused by a Cyber Attack, http://www.jlcw.org/u-s-navy-investigating-if-destroyer-crash-was-caused-by-cyberattack/

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Editor (8/31/2017) GPS Block IIIA, Wikipedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GPS_Block_IIIA

Editor (9/14/2017) Circular polarization, Wikipedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Circular_polarization

Editor (9/19/2017) Electromagnetic Spectrum, Wikipedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electromagnetic_spectrum

Editor (9/19/2017) Continuous-wave Radar, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Continuous-wave_radar

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Training Report – Treadstone 71 Cyber Intelligence Tradecraft Professional Certification

“This past week, I had the absolute pleasure of attending the 5-day Treadstone 71 Cyber Intelligence Tradecraft Professional Certification course along with three of my colleagues.  Mr. Jeff Bardin was the instructor and his knowledge and depth in this area is exceptionally impressive!cyberintelt71

The training allows students to gain a better understanding of the cyber intelligence life cycle, the role and value of cyber intelligence relative to online targeting and collection, in modern organizations, businesses, and governments at the completion of this course. In addition, students understand: the methods of online anonymity, the fundamentals behind cyber intelligence collection and analysis, and how these current methods can be employed in our organizations to assist in online operational security and in defense against adversaries. The course was a combination of lecture, hands-on and student deliverables seen by many as an apprenticeship. We completed 4 case studies throughout the week in varying subjects such as Iranian hackers, high financial networks, Russian SCADA equipment, etc.

I would highly recommend this course to anyone looking to further their knowledge in the cyber area.  It will also allow you to become a better intelligence analyst, as a whole.  Overall, it was a truly fantastic learning experience that is applicable in both our personal, as well as professional lives.  I most certainly have a new appreciation for online security and safety.” – Recently certified student February 2017

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2017 Training Courses – Treadstone 71

2017 Training Dates

Main Page to Treadstone 71 Training – 2017

(or on demand including in-house or by location)

Treadstone 71 is working with FS-ISAC for training in London, Singapore, Malaysia, and Australia.

FS-ISAC Sponsored Courses:

Cyber Intelligence Tradecraft Training
3-7 April | Reston, VA
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Cyber Intelligence Tradecraft Training
8-12 May | London
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Cyber Intelligence Tradecraft Training
19-23 June | Reston, VA
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Cyber Intelligence Tradecraft Training
21-25 August | Reston, VA
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