What is FlashPlayerCPLApp.cpl?

FlashPlayerCPLApp.cpl is part of Adobe Flash Player Control Panel Applet and developed by Adobe according to the FlashPlayerCPLApp.cpl version information.

FlashPlayerCPLApp.cpl's description is "Adobe Flash Player Control Panel Applet"

FlashPlayerCPLApp.cpl is digitally signed by Adobe Inc..

FlashPlayerCPLApp.cpl is usually located in the 'c:\Windows\SysWOW64\' folder.

None of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal reports anything malicious about FlashPlayerCPLApp.cpl.

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Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on FlashPlayerCPLApp.cpl:

PropertyValue
Product nameAdobe Flash Player Control Panel Applet
Company nameAdobe
File descriptionAdobe Flash Player Control Panel Applet
Internal nameAdobe Flash Player Control Panel Applet 32.0
Original filenameFlashPlayerCPLApp.cpl
Legal copyrightCopyright © 1996-2019 Adobe. All Rights Reserved. Adobe and Flash are either trademarks or registered trademarks in the United States and/or other countries.
Legal trademarkAdobe Flash Player
Product version32,0,0,270
File version32,0,0,270

Here's a screenshot of the file properties when displayed by Windows Explorer:

Product nameAdobe Flash Player Control Panel App..
Company nameAdobe
File descriptionAdobe Flash Player Control Panel App..
Internal nameAdobe Flash Player Control Panel App..
Original filenameFlashPlayerCPLApp.cpl
Legal copyrightCopyright © 1996-2019 Adobe. All Ri..
Legal trademarkAdobe Flash Player
Product version32,0,0,270
File version32,0,0,270

Digital signatures [?]

FlashPlayerCPLApp.cpl has a valid digital signature.

PropertyValue
Signer nameAdobe Inc.
Certificate issuer nameDigiCert EV Code Signing CA (SHA2)
Certificate serial number0d2caccd3e9eec06738410ba31bf6595

VirusTotal report

None of the 68 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the FlashPlayerCPLApp.cpl file.

None of the 68 anti-virus programs detected the FlashPlayerCPLApp.cpl file.

Sandbox Report

The following information was gathered by executing the file inside Cuckoo Sandbox.

Summary

Successfully executed process in sandbox.

Summary

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        "C:\\Users\\cuck\\AppData\\Local\\Temp\\2d53e354b365ab6d7d7554cbdc9bbd48127a0d5d2cc7e61f4eaa94e9c3d2406f.bin.dll.manifest"
    ],
    "regkey_read": [
        "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SOFTWARE\\Microsoft\\Windows NT\\CurrentVersion\\GRE_Initialize\\DisableMetaFiles"
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        "kernel32",
        "C:\\Users\\cuck\\AppData\\Local\\Temp\\2d53e354b365ab6d7d7554cbdc9bbd48127a0d5d2cc7e61f4eaa94e9c3d2406f.bin.dll",
        "api-ms-win-core-localization-l1-2-1",
        "api-ms-win-core-fibers-l1-1-1",
        "api-ms-win-core-synch-l1-2-0"
    ]
}

Generic

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        "summary": {
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                "C:\\Users\\cuck\\AppData\\Local\\Temp\\2d53e354b365ab6d7d7554cbdc9bbd48127a0d5d2cc7e61f4eaa94e9c3d2406f.bin.dll.manifest"
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        "pid": 476,
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]

Signatures

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        "families": [],
        "description": "This executable has a PDB path",
        "severity": 1,
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                "ioc": "E:\\r\\ws\\St_Make\\code\\build\\win\\results\\FlashPlayerCPLApp\\Release\\Win32\\FlashPlayerCPLApp.pdb",
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                "description": null
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        ],
        "references": [],
        "name": "has_pdb"
    },
    {
        "markcount": 1,
        "families": [],
        "description": "The executable contains unknown PE section names indicative of a packer (could be a false positive)",
        "severity": 1,
        "marks": [
            {
                "category": "section",
                "ioc": ".gfids",
                "type": "ioc",
                "description": null
            }
        ],
        "references": [],
        "name": "pe_features"
    },
    {
        "markcount": 1,
        "families": [],
        "description": "Allocates read-write-execute memory (usually to unpack itself)",
        "severity": 2,
        "marks": [
            {
                "call": {
                    "category": "process",
                    "status": 1,
                    "stacktrace": [],
                    "api": "NtProtectVirtualMemory",
                    "return_value": 0,
                    "arguments": {
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                        "stack_dep_bypass": 0,
                        "stack_pivoted": 0,
                        "heap_dep_bypass": 0,
                        "length": 4096,
                        "protection": 64,
                        "process_handle": "0xffffffff",
                        "base_address": "0x74f7c000"
                    },
                    "time": 1570751587.86,
                    "tid": 2420,
                    "flags": {
                        "protection": "PAGE_EXECUTE_READWRITE"
                    }
                },
                "pid": 2816,
                "type": "call",
                "cid": 10
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        ],
        "references": [],
        "name": "allocates_rwx"
    }
]

Yara

The Yara rules did not detect anything in the file.

Network

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    "http": [],
    "icmp": [],
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    "mitm": [],
    "hosts": [],
    "pcap_sha256": "9620dc5cc9bf3e710395d4071cf6b78bc6bf596551a95cdbec3ba65fffd2da90",
    "dns": [],
    "http_ex": [],
    "domains": [],
    "dead_hosts": [],
    "sorted_pcap_sha256": "18e2542b721e41937f5f7412be8d658309086e6cf786aa8c72be2d141d12f9d8",
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Screenshots

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Hashes [?]

PropertyValue
MD53e0f6318ba0ac2dc1b20683989958d4a
SHA2562d53e354b365ab6d7d7554cbdc9bbd48127a0d5d2cc7e61f4eaa94e9c3d2406f

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