What is mbamchameleon.sys?

mbamchameleon.sys is part of Malwarebytes Chameleon and developed by Malwarebytes according to the mbamchameleon.sys version information.

mbamchameleon.sys's description is "Malwarebytes Chameleon"

mbamchameleon.sys is digitally signed by Malwarebytes Inc.

mbamchameleon.sys is usually located in the 'C:\WINDOWS\system32\drivers\' folder.

None of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal reports anything malicious about mbamchameleon.sys.

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Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on mbamchameleon.sys:

PropertyValue
Product nameMalwarebytes Chameleon
Company nameMalwarebytes
File descriptionMalwarebytes Chameleon
Internal namembamchameleon.sys
Original filenamembamchameleon.sys
Legal copyright(C) Malwarebytes. All rights reserved.
Product version3.1.0.304
File version3.1.0.304

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

Product nameMalwarebytes Chameleon
Company nameMalwarebytes
File descriptionMalwarebytes Chameleon
Internal namembamchameleon.sys
Original filenamembamchameleon.sys
Legal copyright(C) Malwarebytes. All rights reserved.
Product version3.1.0.304
File version3.1.0.304

Digital signatures [?]

mbamchameleon.sys has a valid digital signature.

PropertyValue
Signer nameMalwarebytes Inc
Certificate issuer nameDigiCert Assured ID Code Signing CA-1
Certificate serial number08a2ec4e78a09e174b192e5535984b59

VirusTotal report

None of the 71 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the mbamchameleon.sys file.

None of the 71 anti-virus programs detected the mbamchameleon.sys file.

Sandbox Report

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

Summary

ERROR: Failed to execute process.

Generic

[
    {
        "process_path": "C:\\Windows\\System32\\lsass.exe",
        "process_name": "lsass.exe",
        "pid": 476,
        "summary": {},
        "first_seen": 1578714789.3125,
        "ppid": 376
    }
]

Signatures

[
    {
        "markcount": 1,
        "families": [],
        "description": "This executable has a PDB path",
        "severity": 1,
        "marks": [
            {
                "category": "pdb_path",
                "ioc": "e:\\jenkins\\workspace\\N_SelfProtection_Kernel\\bin\\x64\\Win7_Release\\MbamChameleon.pdb",
                "type": "ioc",
                "description": null
            }
        ],
        "references": [],
        "name": "has_pdb"
    },
    {
        "markcount": 3,
        "families": [],
        "description": "The executable contains unknown PE section names indicative of a packer (could be a false positive)",
        "severity": 1,
        "marks": [
            {
                "category": "section",
                "ioc": "NONPAGE",
                "type": "ioc",
                "description": null
            },
            {
                "category": "section",
                "ioc": "PAGE",
                "type": "ioc",
                "description": null
            },
            {
                "category": "section",
                "ioc": "INIT",
                "type": "ioc",
                "description": null
            }
        ],
        "references": [],
        "name": "pe_features"
    }
]

Yara

The Yara rules did not detect anything in the file.

Network

{
    "tls": [],
    "udp": [
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "224.0.0.252",
            "offset": 1098,
            "time": 4.133323907852173,
            "dport": 5355,
            "sport": 53595
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "224.0.0.252",
            "offset": 1426,
            "time": 4.630955934524536,
            "dport": 5355,
            "sport": 54255
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "224.0.0.252",
            "offset": 1754,
            "time": 3.0023410320281982,
            "dport": 5355,
            "sport": 55314
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "239.255.255.250",
            "offset": 2082,
            "time": 4.6610119342803955,
            "dport": 1900,
            "sport": 1900
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "239.255.255.250",
            "offset": 4294,
            "time": 4.166553020477295,
            "dport": 3702,
            "sport": 49152
        }
    ],
    "dns_servers": [],
    "http": [],
    "icmp": [],
    "smtp": [],
    "tcp": [],
    "smtp_ex": [],
    "mitm": [],
    "hosts": [],
    "pcap_sha256": "a93479127515d798d2eb3e3f94b9f4d3335b22c873e721f95163c5074fa2ba13",
    "dns": [],
    "http_ex": [],
    "domains": [],
    "dead_hosts": [],
    "sorted_pcap_sha256": "742f06125ec5e8e43ae770c2e8609a9e38d5f4cb2e7b0ceed228b6ce7b00d9fb",
    "irc": [],
    "https_ex": []
}

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Hashes [?]

PropertyValue
MD54bb8bd83a65d3c1d0f55f0c8bbf15753
SHA25689f945775f35b58c132f253677b949df940f46a8d1800af56169aa511277c4b3

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