activex-download-control.en.softonic.com

Softonic International SA

Domain Information

The domain activex-download-control.en.softonic.com registered by Softonic International SA was initially registered in January of 2000 through Network Solutions, LLC. The domain hosts various software downloads. The hosted servers are located in Barcelona, Catalonia within Spain which resides on the RIPE Network Coordination Centre network. The domain is associated with the publisher Softonic International who is located in Barcelona, Spain.

This Softonic domain is displaying information for the software program activex download control as well as provides download links both direct from the publisher's site as well as managed through the Softonic download manager (which might include potentially unwanted offers).
Registrar:
Network Solutions, LLC

Server location:
Catalonia, Spain (ES)

Create date:
Friday, January 28, 2000

Expires date:
Sunday, January 28, 2024

Updated date:
Tuesday, January 28, 2014

ASN:
AS51773 SOFTONIC-AS SOFTONIC INTERNATIONAL S.L.

Root domain:

Scanner detections:
Detections  (100% detected)

Scan engine
Details
Detections

Reason Heuristics
Bundler.PPI.Softonic.m
100.00%

Malwarebytes
PUP.Optional.Softonic.A
100.00%

Dr.Web
Adware.Downware.2194, Adware.Downware.5107
100.00%

VIPRE Antivirus
Softonic Downloader, Threat.4150696
100.00%

herdProtect (fuzzy)
a variant of 5c935bef65c3d22145410073475f6e58fbd15dd6
50.00%

SUPERAntiSpyware
Adware.Softonic/Variant
50.00%

Comodo Security
Application.Win32.Agent.SOFE
50.00%

ESET NOD32
Win32/SoftonicDownloader (variant)
50.00%

AVG
Adware MultiBundle.AJ
50.00%

ESET NOD32
Win32/SoftonicDownloader.G potentially unwanted application
50.00%

Zillya! Antivirus
Downloader.Agent.Win32.201284
50.00%

K7 Gateway Antivirus
Unwanted-Program
50.00%

K7 AntiVirus
Unwanted-Program
50.00%

NANO AntiVirus
Riskware.Win32.Downware.dbzrzs
50.00%

F-Prot
W32/Softonic.C2.gen
50.00%

The domain activex-download-control.en.softonic.com has been seen to resolve to the following IP address.

March 19, 2014

File downloads found at URLs served by activex-download-control.en.softonic.com.

18 / 68    (Adware)
http://activex-download-control.en.softonic.com/universaldownloader-launch  (softonicdownloader_for_file-download-activex.exe)

8 / 68      (PUP)
http://activex-download-control.en.softonic.com/universaldownloader-launch  (softonicdownloader_for_file-download-activex.exe)

The following 4 files have been seen to comunicate with activex-download-control.en.softonic.com in live environments.

URL:
http://activex-download-control.en.softonic.com/

Google Analytics:
UA-43493347

Title:
“File Download ActiveX - Download”

Description:
“File Download ActiveX, free download. File Download ActiveX 3.0.27: Download files easily.”

Web server:
Apache

Facebook:
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Shares:  6

Statistics are for the previous month.