7zip_rocketfuelinstaller.exe

Verti Technology Group, Inc.

This is the Verti bundle installer which bundles applications with offers for additional 3rd party software, mostly unwanted adware, and may be installed with minimal consent. The application 7zip_rocketfuelinstaller.exe by Verti Technology Group has been detected as adware by 2 anti-malware scanners. The program is a setup application that uses the Verti Setup installer. The file has been seen being downloaded from inst.vertitechnologygroup.com and multiple other hosts.
Publisher:
Verti Technology Group, Inc.  (signed and verified)

Version:
1.0.127.0

MD5:
695f7b130f0d61f828d781f8aa70186d

SHA-1:
9bc497a24d5daa217e56576676a8ff38e765bfa9

SHA-256:
9b51fd8de2006c9bb7c8b3557a2363ca52c81ad94391c61124fb63dca5539b5e

Scanner detections:
2 / 68

Status:
Adware

Description:
This is also known as bundleware, or downloadware, which is an downloader designed to simply deliver ad-supported offers in the setup routine of an otherwise legitimate software.

Analysis date:
10/15/2018 8:43:46 PM UTC  (today)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

Reason Heuristics
PUP.VertiTechnologyGroup.Y
14.4.19.1

VIPRE Antivirus
Rocketfuel Installer
18248

File size:
470 KB (481,264 bytes)

Product version:
1.0.127.0

File type:
Executable application (Win32 EXE)

Bundler/Installer:
Verti Setup

Language:
English (United States)

Common path:
C:\users\{user}\downloads\7zip_rocketfuelinstaller.exe

Digital Signature
Authority:
VeriSign, Inc.

Valid from:
11/13/2011 4:00:00 PM

Valid to:
11/13/2013 3:59:59 PM

Subject:
CN="Verti Technology Group, Inc.", OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O="Verti Technology Group, Inc.", L=Bellevue, S=Washington, C=US

Issuer:
CN=VeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2010 CA, OU=Terms of use at https://www.verisign.com/rpa (c)10, OU=VeriSign Trust Network, O="VeriSign, Inc.", C=US

Serial number:
5E5A8F44B995DF01701554FBF18173B7

File PE Metadata
Compilation timestamp:
3/27/2013 4:01:07 PM

OS version:
5.1

OS bitness:
Win32

Subsystem:
Windows GUI

Linker version:
10.0

CTPH (ssdeep):
12288:mXj3FpvRjt7ha3yeHzFDzKWcFx/1ZbCB1bGJ+AfsYCQYaSkBI6nuZBa/PJ1:8Vppjt7QVTFDzKWcFx/1ZbCB1bGJ+Aft

Entry address:
0x276B8

Entry point:
E8, F8, 90, 00, 00, E9, 89, FE, FF, FF, 8B, FF, 55, 8B, EC, 8B, 45, 08, 33, C9, 3B, 04, CD, 38, F1, 44, 00, 74, 13, 41, 83, F9, 2D, 72, F1, 8D, 48, ED, 83, F9, 11, 77, 0E, 6A, 0D, 58, 5D, C3, 8B, 04, CD, 3C, F1, 44, 00, 5D, C3, 05, 44, FF, FF, FF, 6A, 0E, 59, 3B, C8, 1B, C0, 23, C1, 83, C0, 08, 5D, C3, E8, E6, 10, 00, 00, 85, C0, 75, 06, B8, A0, F2, 44, 00, C3, 83, C0, 08, C3, E8, D3, 10, 00, 00, 85, C0, 75, 06, B8, A4, F2, 44, 00, C3, 83, C0, 0C, C3, 8B, FF, 55, 8B, EC, 56, E8, E2, FF, FF, FF, 8B, 4D, 08...
 
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Entropy:
6.8540

Code size:
226 KB (231,424 bytes)

The file 7zip_rocketfuelinstaller.exe has been seen being distributed by the following 6 URLs.

http://inst.vertitechnologygroup.com/dl/27/497/27/.../

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