Perion Network Ltd.
Codefuel is the monetization business of Perion and provides developers with tools to bundle web browser extensions with 3rd party products including potentially unwanted programs such as Search Protect (formally Conduit). The domain codefuel.com registered by ClientConnect LTD was initially registered in February of 2011 through GODADDY.COM, LLC. This domain has been seen distributing various forms of adware and potentially unwanted programs directly or through packaged installations. The hosted servers are located in Corpus Christi, Texas within the United States which resides on the Dynamic Network Services, Inc. network. The domain is associated with the publisher Perion Network Ltd. who is located in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Texas, United States (US)
Thursday, February 10, 2011
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Thursday, December 12, 2013
AS33517 DYNDNS - Dynamic Network Services, Inc.
The domain codefuel.com has been seen to resolve to the following 2 IP addresses.
The following 2 files have been seen to comunicate with codefuel.com in live environments.
“CodeFuel - Powerful Software Monetization and Distribution Solutions”
“CodeFuel offers best-of-breed software monetization and distribution solutions to over 260,000 publishers. Monetize your software, power your business.”
Notes from the site - “InstallFuel is a customizable installer that accelerates downloads, boosts completed install rates, and monetizes your software by displaying beneficial offers during installation. SearchFuel offers customizable search boxes and other tailored search tools to enhance user experience and monetize your software, app, extension, or site. DisplayFuel is an innovative browser extension that offers recommendations, deals, coupons, and relevant content to users while increasing your revenue and reach. Codefuel provides its publishers a default landing page where the users may download such Publishers' community toolbars. Alternatively, some of the Publishers can elect to customize their landing page in accordance with the terms and conditions detailed below, and offer such external landing page to their users.”
Statistics above are for the previous month of December 2016.