1575e8da-840a-43cb-99a1-fcbd9b37a9a2-6.exe

GoHD

Selecao Technologies (Bright Circle Investments Ltd)

This adware is a web browser extension that will inject advertising in the browser in the form of unwanted banners and text-links which may link to malware sites and install unwanted software. The application 1575e8da-840a-43cb-99a1-fcbd9b37a9a2-6.exe by Selecao Technologies (Bright Circle Investments) has been detected as adware by 22 anti-malware scanners. It runs as a scheduled task under the Windows Task Scheduler triggered to execute each time a user logs in. It is built using the Crossrider cross-browser extension platform. While the file utilizes the Crossrider framework and delivery services, it is not owned by Crossrider. It is distributed as part of the Brightcircle group of browser-extensions.
Publisher:
InstallMoon  (signed by Selecao Technologies (Bright Circle Investments Ltd))

Product:
GoHD

Description:
GoHD exe

Version:
1000.1000.1000.1000

MD5:
eff6ca46ec7c9cd15d2f146e75cf5be6

SHA-1:
8529c32acdbc2c910063f9a7b6d869feb2ac415b

SHA-256:
412fcb65c163a63ff4032518a9e21ab5e5180e8c81e1519ef3821851bb1a46f1

Scanner detections:
22 / 68

Status:
Adware

Explanation:
The software may change the browser's home page and search provider settings as well as display advertisements. Distributed through the Brightcircle investments brand.

Analysis date:
9/22/2017 12:42:20 PM UTC  (today)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

Lavasoft Ad-Aware
Gen:Application.Heur.Az1@mWUo!Jni
6417113

AhnLab V3 Security
PUP/Win32.CrossRider
2015.01.25

Avira AntiVirus
ADWARE/CrossRider.Gen4
7.11.204.224

AVG
Generic
2016.0.3220

Baidu Antivirus
PUA.Win32.CrossRider
4.0.3.15124

Bitdefender
Gen:Application.Heur.Az1@mWUo!Jni
1.0.20.120

Dr.Web
Trojan.Crossrider1.8802
9.0.1.05190

Emsisoft Anti-Malware
Gen:Application.Heur.Az1@mWUo!Jni
9.0.0.4799

ESET NOD32
Win32/Toolbar.CrossRider.BM potentially unwanted application
7.0.302.0

F-Secure
Riskware.Gen:Application.Heur.Az1@mWUo!Jni
5.13.68

G Data
Gen:Application.Heur.Az1@mWUo!Jni
15.1.24

K7 AntiVirus
Trojan
13.193.14781

K7 Gateway Antivirus
Unwanted-Program
13.193.14782

Kaspersky
not-a-virus:WebToolbar.Win32.CrossRider
15.0.0.543

Malwarebytes
PUP.Optional.GoHD.A
v2015.01.24.07

MicroWorld eScan
Gen:Application.Heur.Az1@mWUo!Jni
16.0.0.72

NANO AntiVirus
Trojan.Win32.Crossrider1.dmxucv
0.30.0.65070

Norman
Gen:Application.Heur.Az1@mWUo!Jni
02.01.2015 13:58:24

Panda Antivirus
Trj/Genetic.gen
15.01.24.07

Qihoo 360 Security
Win32/Application.73b
1.0.0.1015

Reason Heuristics
Adware.Crossrider.Task.Brightcircle
15.1.26.11

VIPRE Antivirus
Threat.4789396
36694

File size:
1.4 MB (1,485,800 bytes)

Product version:
1000.1000.1000.1000

Copyright:
Copyright 2016

Original file name:
GoHD.exe

File type:
Executable application (Win32 EXE)

Common path:
C:\Program Files\gohd\1575e8da-840a-43cb-99a1-fcbd9b37a9a2-6.exe

Digital Signature
Authority:
COMODO CA Limited

Valid from:
12/16/2014 2:00:00 AM

Valid to:
12/17/2015 1:59:59 AM

Subject:
CN=Selecao Technologies (Bright Circle Investments Ltd), O=Selecao Technologies (Bright Circle Investments Ltd), STREET=Athinodorou 3, STREET=Dasoupoli Strovolos, L=Nicosia, S=Nicosia, PostalCode=2025, C=CY

Issuer:
CN=COMODO Code Signing CA 2, O=COMODO CA Limited, L=Salford, S=Greater Manchester, C=GB

Serial number:
3F2791037D410A199539AA4A99F7DEB3

File PE Metadata
Compilation timestamp:
1/23/2015 1:06:47 PM

OS version:
5.1

OS bitness:
Win32

Subsystem:
Windows GUI

Linker version:
11.0

CTPH (ssdeep):
24576:zgMrqgeQC8zMxrtAU3LznCdqi+dhOEAW8na9jiW7I+TypSTHtj68wDQRGW3US3i:RqZOU3Hdik7x9c+TypSTH96xDQRGW3U3

Entry address:
0xBB21D

Entry point:
E8, 14, 01, 01, 00, E9, 00, 00, 00, 00, 6A, 14, 68, 10, FB, 52, 00, E8, 6D, 76, 00, 00, E8, 34, 53, 00, 00, 0F, B7, F0, 6A, 02, E8, A7, 00, 01, 00, 59, B8, 4D, 5A, 00, 00, 66, 39, 05, 00, 00, 40, 00, 74, 04, 33, DB, EB, 33, A1, 3C, 00, 40, 00, 81, B8, 00, 00, 40, 00, 50, 45, 00, 00, 75, EB, B9, 0B, 01, 00, 00, 66, 39, 88, 18, 00, 40, 00, 75, DD, 33, DB, 83, B8, 74, 00, 40, 00, 0E, 76, 09, 39, 98, E8, 00, 40, 00, 0F, 95, C3, 89, 5D, E4, E8, 77, 9A, 00, 00, 85, C0, 75, 08, 6A, 1C, E8, DC, 00, 00, 00, 59, E8...
 
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Code size:
980 KB (1,003,520 bytes)

Scheduled Task
Task name:
1575e8da-840a-43cb-99a1-fcbd9b37a9a2-6

Trigger:
Logon (Runs on logon)


The executing file has been seen to make the following network communications in live environments.

TCP (HTTP):
Connects to ip-50-63-202-55.ip.secureserver.net  (50.63.202.55:80)

TCP (HTTP):
Connects to ip-50-63-202-56.ip.secureserver.net  (50.63.202.56:80)

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