WMI CommandLineEventConsumer, which can be used for persistance on Windows. See https://www.blackhat.com/docs/us-15/materials/us-15-Graeber-Abusing-Windows-Management-Instrumentation-WMI-To-Build-A-Persistent%20Asynchronous-And-Fileless-Backdoor-wp.pdf for more details.

Platform support

Please be aware that some queries can only be run against certain platforms. Below is a list of the supported platforms that this query supports. Zercurity will automatically pause queries from running if errors are detected. Running a query against an unsupported platform will result in the following error: no such table: wmi_cli_event_consumers

  • Windows

Table schema

Name Type Description
name TEXT Unique name of a consumer.
command_line_template TEXT Standard string template that specifies the process to be started. This property can be NULL, and the ExecutablePath property is used as the command line.
executable_path TEXT Module to execute. The string can specify the full path and file name of the module to execute, or it can specify a partial name. If a partial name is specified, the current drive and current directory are assumed.
class TEXT The name of the class.
relative_path TEXT Relative path to the class or instance.

Query examples

select filter,consumer,query,command_line_template,wcec.name from wmi_cli_event_consumers wcec left outer join wmi_filter_consumer_binding wcb on consumer = wcec.relative_path left outer join wmi_event_filters wef on wef.relative_path = wcb.filter;