conduit_update.exe147533b8

Conduit Update

Conduit LTD

The file belongs to the Conduit API platform, a utility that bundles and monetizes search toolbars and web browser extensions. The file conduit_update.exe147533b8, “Conduit Update Setup” by Conduit has been detected as adware by 1 anti-malware scanner with very strong indications that the file is a potential threat. It is also typically executed from the user's temporary directory.
Publisher:
Conduit Inc.  (signed by Conduit LTD)

Product:
Conduit Update

Description:
Conduit Update Setup

Version:
1.3.25.23

MD5:
f801f5f7962d95558f4e7b7f9e7a5faa

SHA-1:
005a938555a382b3475ae29702756f467e40f49c

SHA-256:
d27b6d34344820dfc9387999fc4cc1857c460aa4cad4d1e859188472e29668a7

Scanner detections:
1 / 68

Status:
Adware

Explanation:
Bundles the Conduit Toolbar and/or Conduit Search Protect.

Analysis date:
12/17/2017 8:53:14 AM UTC  (today)

Scan engine
Detection
Engine version

Reason Heuristics
PUP.Conduit.Installer (M)
16.1.10.8

File size:
625.3 KB (640,312 bytes)

Product version:
1.3.25.23

Copyright:
Copyright 2007-2010 Conduit Inc.

Original file name:
ConduitUpdateSetup.exe

Language:
English (United States)

Common path:
C:\users\{user}\appdata\local\temp\conduit_update.exe147533b8

Digital Signature
Signed by:

Authority:
VeriSign, Inc.

Valid from:
1/14/2014 7:00:00 PM

Valid to:
1/16/2016 6:59:59 PM

Subject:
CN=Conduit LTD, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, OU=U Browser, O=Conduit LTD, L=San Francisco, S=California, 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:
7BF7E9BE929BAA59B8A623200B3A0704

File PE Metadata
Compilation timestamp:
2/17/2014 5:37:29 AM

OS version:
5.0

OS bitness:
Win32

Subsystem:
Windows GUI

Linker version:
9.0

CTPH (ssdeep):
12288:bLlhiJGT2lCtn+1Ez+NY6COSGGAJozrTgNC3bX57ublZX1Go+PnH:bZhiJI2Ytn0EqNY3n3zvgAj5PoEH

Entry address:
0x4780

Entry point:
E8, F7, 15, 00, 00, E9, 78, FE, FF, FF, 8B, FF, 55, 8B, EC, 8B, 45, 08, 8B, 00, 81, 38, 63, 73, 6D, E0, 75, 2A, 83, 78, 10, 03, 75, 24, 8B, 40, 14, 3D, 20, 05, 93, 19, 74, 15, 3D, 21, 05, 93, 19, 74, 0E, 3D, 22, 05, 93, 19, 74, 07, 3D, 00, 40, 99, 01, 75, 05, E8, 4C, 16, 00, 00, 33, C0, 5D, C2, 04, 00, 68, 8A, 47, 40, 00, FF, 15, 08, D0, 40, 00, 33, C0, C3, 8B, FF, 55, 8B, EC, 57, BF, E8, 03, 00, 00, 57, FF, 15, 10, D0, 40, 00, FF, 75, 08, FF, 15, 0C, D0, 40, 00, 81, C7, E8, 03, 00, 00, 81, FF, 60, EA, 00...
 
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Entropy:
7.8822  (probably packed)

Code size:
46 KB (47,104 bytes)

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