adwcleaner.exe

AdwCleaner from Xplode is a free application designed to search for and remove adware such as browser toolbars and other potentially unwanted programs and specifically targets software that is bundled with free programs that you download from the web. This is a setup program which is used to install the application. The file has been seen being downloaded from toolslib.net and multiple other hosts.
Version:
3.2.0.8

MD5:
9c038759e5993c0b3bfd8f2192c12747

SHA-1:
90d1b9dffde3a26ae0ec0bc4895b7837124c98bc

SHA-256:
aa49d6c6062a2c258f2b94ec6dba40b0e28e1aacaec8ae7758be1f75c0b8b236

Scanner detections:
1 / 68

Status:
Clean  (1 probable false positive detection)

Explanation:
This is mosty likely a false positive detection, the file is probably clean.

Analysis date:
6/25/2018 6:23:04 PM UTC  (today)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

CMC Antivirus
Trojan.Win32.Generic!O
1.1.0.977

File size:
1.3 MB (1,325,827 bytes)

Product version:
3.3.8.1

File type:
Executable application (Win32 EXE)

Language:
French (France)

File PE Metadata
Compilation timestamp:
1/29/2012 4:32:28 PM

OS version:
5.0

OS bitness:
Win32

Subsystem:
Windows GUI

Linker version:
10.0

CTPH (ssdeep):
24576:EthEVaPqLG2dwKozgtNS8VPE08DXc6hTe72LjBZws7GkyI/3V/s+x:YEVUcGqS8O0lV72BqyUS

Entry address:
0xC4E80

Entry point:
60, BE, 00, 30, 48, 00, 8D, BE, 00, E0, F7, FF, 57, EB, 0B, 90, 8A, 06, 46, 88, 07, 47, 01, DB, 75, 07, 8B, 1E, 83, EE, FC, 11, DB, 72, ED, B8, 01, 00, 00, 00, 01, DB, 75, 07, 8B, 1E, 83, EE, FC, 11, DB, 11, C0, 01, DB, 73, 0B, 75, 28, 8B, 1E, 83, EE, FC, 11, DB, 72, 1F, 48, 01, DB, 75, 07, 8B, 1E, 83, EE, FC, 11, DB, 11, C0, EB, D4, 01, DB, 75, 07, 8B, 1E, 83, EE, FC, 11, DB, 11, C9, EB, 52, 31, C9, 83, E8, 03, 72, 11, C1, E0, 08, 8A, 06, 46, 83, F0, FF, 74, 75, D1, F8, 89, C5, EB, 0B, 01, DB, 75, 07, 8B...
 
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Packer / compiler:
UPX v0.89.6 - v1.02 / v1.05 -v1.24

Code size:
268 KB (274,432 bytes)

The file adwcleaner.exe has been discovered within the following programs.

Adobe Acrobat XI Pro  by Adobe Systems Incorporated
Adobe Acrobat is a set of application software to view, create, manipulate, print and manage files in Portable Document Format (PDF). Acrobat and Reader are widely used as a method of presenting information with a fixed layout similar to a paper publication.
www.adobe.com
6% remove it
Toolwiz Care  by ToolWiz
Publisher's description - “ToolWiz Care is a set of free-of-charge tools designed to speed up your PC and give your system a full range of care.”
www.Toolwiz.com
4% remove it
 
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The file adwcleaner.exe has been seen being distributed by the following 50 URLs.

https://toolslib.net/downloads/finish/1/get/.../

https://toolslib.net/downloads/finish/1/get/.../

https://toolslib.net/downloads/finish/1/get/.../

http://www.onlinethreatalerts.com/.../adwcleaner.exe

https://toolslib.net/downloads/finish/1/get/.../

https://toolslib.net/downloads/finish/1/get/.../

http://download.bleepingcomputer.com/dl/6ee12b8ab6ce3f87e1054fb5ea0fc435/5375c417/windows/security/security-utilities/a/.../AdwCleaner.exe

https://toolslib.net/downloads/finish/1/get/.../

http://download.bleepingcomputer.com/dl/b23045c20ed342e47967c6fc0e357e45/5370c32c/windows/security/security-utilities/a/.../AdwCleaner.exe

http://download.bleepingcomputer.com/dl/56005eafaf8d3e2d7978d749688433aa/53785832/windows/security/security-utilities/a/.../AdwCleaner.exe

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