What is spiceworks-httpd.exe?

spiceworks-httpd.exe is part of Apache HTTP Server and developed by Apache Software Foundation according to the spiceworks-httpd.exe version information.

spiceworks-httpd.exe's description is "Spiceworks Desktop Webserver by Apache"

spiceworks-httpd.exe is digitally signed by Spiceworks, Inc.

spiceworks-httpd.exe is usually located in the 'C:\Program Files (x86)\Spiceworks\httpd\bin\' folder.

None of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal reports anything malicious about spiceworks-httpd.exe.

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Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on spiceworks-httpd.exe:

PropertyValue
Product nameApache HTTP Server
Company nameApache Software Foundation
File descriptionSpiceworks Desktop Webserver by Apache
Internal namespiceworks-httpd.exe
Original filenamespiceworks-httpd.exe
CommentsLicensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"); you may not use this file except in compliance with the License. You may obtain a copy of the License at http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0 Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the License for the specific language governing permissions and limitations under the License.
Legal copyrightCopyright 2017 The Apache Software Foundation.
Product version2.2.34
File version2.2.34

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

Product nameApache HTTP Server
Company nameApache Software Foundation
File descriptionSpiceworks Desktop Webserver by Apache
Internal namespiceworks-httpd.exe
Original filenamespiceworks-httpd.exe
CommentsLicensed under the Apache License, V..
Legal copyrightCopyright 2017 The Apache Software F..
Product version2.2.34
File version2.2.34

Digital signatures [?]

spiceworks-httpd.exe has a valid digital signature.

PropertyValue
Signer nameSpiceworks, Inc
Certificate issuer nameSymantec Class 3 Extended Validation Code Signing CA - G2
Certificate serial number4b9ef0773d7772386e8b90b0f991502a

VirusTotal report

None of the 73 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the spiceworks-httpd.exe file.

None of the 73 anti-virus programs detected the spiceworks-httpd.exe file.

Sandbox Report

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

Summary

Successfully executed process in sandbox.

Generic

[
    {
        "process_path": "C:\\Windows\\System32\\lsass.exe",
        "process_name": "lsass.exe",
        "pid": 476,
        "summary": {},
        "first_seen": 1585281185.328125,
        "ppid": 376
    }
]

Signatures

[
    {
        "markcount": 1,
        "families": [],
        "description": "This executable has a PDB path",
        "severity": 1,
        "marks": [
            {
                "category": "pdb_path",
                "ioc": "C:\\GitLab-CI\\builds\\972b6bf9\\0\\spiceworks\\desktop-build\\platform\\httpd-2.2\\Release\\spiceworks-httpd.pdb",
                "type": "ioc",
                "description": null
            }
        ],
        "references": [],
        "name": "has_pdb"
    }
]

Yara

The Yara rules did not detect anything in the file.

Network

{
    "tls": [],
    "udp": [
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "192.168.56.255",
            "offset": 546,
            "time": 3.078197956085205,
            "dport": 137,
            "sport": 137
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "224.0.0.252",
            "offset": 4318,
            "time": 3.015639066696167,
            "dport": 5355,
            "sport": 51001
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "224.0.0.252",
            "offset": 4646,
            "time": 1.0285160541534424,
            "dport": 5355,
            "sport": 53595
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "224.0.0.252",
            "offset": 4974,
            "time": 3.024549961090088,
            "dport": 5355,
            "sport": 53848
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "224.0.0.252",
            "offset": 5302,
            "time": 1.5338339805603027,
            "dport": 5355,
            "sport": 54255
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "224.0.0.252",
            "offset": 5630,
            "time": -0.09427595138549805,
            "dport": 5355,
            "sport": 55314
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "239.255.255.250",
            "offset": 5958,
            "time": 1.0496490001678467,
            "dport": 1900,
            "sport": 1900
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "239.255.255.250",
            "offset": 15628,
            "time": 1.0499091148376465,
            "dport": 3702,
            "sport": 49152
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "239.255.255.250",
            "offset": 19820,
            "time": 3.1256370544433594,
            "dport": 1900,
            "sport": 53598
        }
    ],
    "dns_servers": [],
    "http": [],
    "icmp": [],
    "smtp": [],
    "tcp": [],
    "smtp_ex": [],
    "mitm": [],
    "hosts": [],
    "pcap_sha256": "570c456590fae3cf800fdb1545bf6214289f0026d40533240f67de1840fd72ac",
    "dns": [],
    "http_ex": [],
    "domains": [],
    "dead_hosts": [],
    "sorted_pcap_sha256": "16aee811da776c9db6b15adb3be3c4b31bb2a8975e644a56b4b9fc8bd3f023de",
    "irc": [],
    "https_ex": []
}

Screenshots

Screenshot from the sandboxScreenshot from the sandbox

TCP/UDP Listening Ports [?]

spiceworks-httpd.exe has been reported to listen on the following TCP/UDP ports.

PortProtocol# Occurrences
80TCP v41

Hashes [?]

PropertyValue
MD594014638d040f95f52c2a08922056e7d
SHA25657f87f08ef9de08b5c62a0467309d8e249b1daf4a2893d31c53511085c119fb1

Error Messages

These are some of the error messages that can appear related to spiceworks-httpd.exe:

spiceworks-httpd.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

spiceworks-httpd.exe - Application Error. The instruction at "0xXXXXXXXX" referenced memory at "0xXXXXXXXX". The memory could not be "read/written". Click on OK to terminate the program.

Spiceworks Desktop Webserver by Apache has stopped working.

End Program - spiceworks-httpd.exe. This program is not responding.

spiceworks-httpd.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

spiceworks-httpd.exe - Application Error. The application failed to initialize properly (0xXXXXXXXX). Click OK to terminate the application.

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Votes
Keep0 %
0
Remove100 %
1

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