bubblehit_setup.exe

Perion Network Ltd.

The application bubblehit_setup.exe, “BubbleHit Setup ” by Perion Network has been detected as a potentially unwanted program by 1 anti-malware scanner with very strong indications that the file is a potential threat. This is a self-extracting archive and installer and has been known to bundle potentially unwanted software. The file has been seen being downloaded from cdn.download.sweetpacks.com. While running, it connects to the Internet address ude.databssint.com on port 80 using the HTTP protocol.
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Publisher:
BubbleHit   (signed by Perion Network Ltd.)

Product:
BubbleHit

Description:
BubbleHit Setup

MD5:
c68eafdb4467c12653639b4aba866ffe

SHA-1:
f6ed34b329b2f74c6bcbb29ed7b26410cbe37c48

SHA-256:
ecb92d0876d2d5f60b317d4789d6db2e0a76e6d9252dc88093c2232c9118e55e

Scanner detections:
1 / 68

Status:
Potentially unwanted

Note:
Our current pool of anti-malware engines have not currently detected this file, however based on our own detection heuristics we feel that this file is unwanted.

Analysis date:
12/10/2016 7:45:47 PM UTC  (today)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

Reason Heuristics
PUP.Installer.Perion.P
14.6.10.16

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File size:
740.3 KB (758,040 bytes)

Product version:
2.0

Copyright:
Copyright © (BubbleHit_g90)

File type:
Executable application (Win32 EXE)

Language:
Language Neutral

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

Digital Signature
Authority:
VeriSign, Inc.

Valid from:
4/23/2012 7:00:00 PM

Valid to:
4/23/2015 6:59:59 PM

Subject:
CN=Perion Network Ltd., OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=Perion Network Ltd., L=Tel Aviv, S=Tel Aviv, C=IL

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:
45F87694FE8D1984719796AEC8031DF4

File PE Metadata
Compilation timestamp:
2/4/2013 12:24:57 PM

OS version:
5.0

OS bitness:
Win32

Subsystem:
Windows GUI

Linker version:
2.25

CTPH (ssdeep):
12288:CSxG0IzX/d4BL8+iDf4yKA+X7YO7DsGIeQ3PAk0bdJI0iTdVvBrzVxNQaB:pxGHzA8K8q8ZIkqdHiJXWaB

Entry address:
0x113BC

Entry point:
55, 8B, EC, 83, C4, A4, 53, 56, 57, 33, C0, 89, 45, C4, 89, 45, C0, 89, 45, A4, 89, 45, D0, 89, 45, C8, 89, 45, CC, 89, 45, D4, 89, 45, D8, 89, 45, EC, B8, 2C, 00, 41, 00, E8, E8, 51, FF, FF, 33, C0, 55, 68, 9E, 1A, 41, 00, 64, FF, 30, 64, 89, 20, 33, D2, 55, 68, 5A, 1A, 41, 00, 64, FF, 32, 64, 89, 22, A1, 48, 5B, 41, 00, E8, 16, D8, FF, FF, E8, 65, D3, FF, FF, 80, 3D, DC, 2A, 41, 00, 00, 74, 0C, E8, 2B, D9, FF, FF, 33, C0, E8, 80, 32, FF, FF, 8D, 55, EC, 33, C0, E8, E2, A3, FF, FF, 8B, 55, EC, B8, 50, 86...
 
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Entropy:
7.9234

Developed / compiled with:
Microsoft Visual C++

Code size:
63.5 KB (65,024 bytes)

The file bubblehit_setup.exe has been seen being distributed by the following URL.

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

TCP (HTTP):
Connects to ude.databssint.com  (107.22.223.150:80)

TCP (HTTP):
Connects to storage.stgbssint.com  (172.229.236.170:80)

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