clingclangbho.dll

Cling Clang

The module clingclangbho.dll by Cling Clang has been detected as adware by 8 anti-malware scanners. It is installed within the context of Internet Explore as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name ‘Cling Clang’. This file is typically installed with the program Cling Clang by Yontoo Technology, Inc. which is a potentially unwanted software program. It will plug into the web browser and display context-based advertisements by overwriting existing ads or by inserting new ones on various web pages.
Publisher:
Cling Clang  (signed and verified)

Product:
Cling Clang

Version:
1.0.0.1

MD5:
e804edda37724c3a8be81c72345f4b35

SHA-1:
7fb8be41b6235e8ec62722249400cbf769052761

SHA-256:
1f6df54a2c1991d384dd91dfa9f9da453341063c4150e3b8c8cf484af82c2d97

Scanner detections:
8 / 68

Status:
Adware

Explanation:
Injects advertising in the web browser in various formats.

Analysis date:
2/16/2014 10:54:45 AM UTC  (eight months ago)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

Comodo Security
Application.Win32.Altbrowse.AK
17457

Dr.Web
Adware.Plugin.100
9.0.1.0357

ESET NOD32
Win32/BrowseFox (variant)
7.9184

Fortinet FortiGate
Adware/Agent
12/23/2013

Kingsoft AntiVirus
Win32.Troj.Agent.ah.(kcloud)
331020.49267

NANO AntiVirus
Riskware.Win32.Agent.cqycvd
0.28.0.56692

Reason Heuristics
PUP.BHO.ClingClang.N
14.2.16.5

Sophos
Generic PUA HP
4.96

File size:
243.8 KB (249,632 bytes)

Product version:
1.0.0.1

Copyright:
(c) Cling Clang. All rights reserved.

Original file name:
Cling ClangIEClient.dll

File type:
Dynamic link library (Win64 DLL)

Language:
English (United States)

Common path:
C:\Program Files\cling clang\clingclangbho.dll

Digital Signature
Signed by:

Subject:
CN=Cling Clang, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=Cling Clang, L=San Diego, S=California, C=US

Serial number:
5D74FBB0061E5BD76029878075B12101

File PE Metadata
OS bitness:
Win64

CTPH (ssdeep):
3072:8II+G6/yO5AT5G+hilsny0HUEEnT+B6aIaI9AWPWGngL6:8II0OTw+MxZTKIi8VgL6

Internet Explorer BHO
Display name:
Cling Clang

CLSID:
{aa9aa36b-5b7b-4996-b083-83ef84d53b19}


The file clingclangbho.dll has been discovered within the following programs.

Cling Clang  by Yontoo Technology, Inc.
Cling Clang is a variant of the Web Cake adware. It is a web browser extension that will modify the user's home and search providers as well as display contextual and popup advertising in the browser.
clingclang.biz/support
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There are 4 known variations of clingclangbho.dll by Cling Clang.

24 / 68    (Adware)
clingclangbho.dll  1.0.0.3  (e961b7e2a9cd4187277d55231b16a1eb28a2aae1)

19 / 68    (Adware)
clingclangbho.dll  1.0.0.3  (3d0c4ab721cab93712b318eb396935661030157e)

24 / 68    (Adware)
clingclangbho.dll  1.0.0.2  (3769cc6cfd3896960672a77bd837186fc95b755d)

13 / 68    (Adware)
clingclangbho.dll  1.0.0.1  (071cf0254fb3c355ecd1faec20ec30b5887dddf5)

2 / 68      (Adware)
clingclangsetup.exe  (6c6f86a901e9ff5c2d042151295b8363c832e69f)

17 / 68    (Adware)
clingclang_setup.exe  (744356bd426ae09846952c5f0ae4be65073841ce)

9 / 68      (Adware)
utilclingclang.exe  (6dc4136ad75e408cc863c9c4e468c9039da7ef02)

1 / 68      (Adware)
updateclingclang.exe  (72b38b5ed89ceac2a63ee55ba66ef0bb89a91be8)

1 / 68      (Adware)
setup.exe  (9bb17a0ab5a4c3f4e4fc90abff3ca416d445d346)

2 / 68      (Adware)
tstlib.sys  (1c92e77490cfd3055708d329e827f252fad7bd69)

10 / 68    (Adware)
clingclang.browseradapter.exe  (3bed1b768986490f3b5eff8ca6bb738b3679340f)

3 / 68      (Adware)
clingclangba.dll  (6f2a408d89a896f1b900ca25e5a319e4e39b2d59)

7 / 68      (Adware)
filterapp_c64.exe  (dd8e32906c3009ba16e25f973a14bc4419d14a79)

2 / 68      (Adware)
wstlibg64.sys  (7b37c9feac7f53ed768c6529522fb429fed6fc8d)

3 / 68      (Adware)
wstlib64.sys  (2fd12638fd368a2b01883271052ad429bd0d1476)

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