facebook-messenger-for-windows.en.softonic.com

Softonic International SA

Domain Information

The domain facebook-messenger-for-windows.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 facebook messenger for windows 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:
Tuesday, January 28, 2025

Updated date:
Thursday, January 29, 2015

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

Root domain:

Scanner detections:
Detections  (100% detected)

Scan engine
Details
Detections

Reason Heuristics
Bundler.PPI.Softonic.v, Bundler.PPI.Softonic.m, PUP.Softonic.Bundler (M)
100.00%

Malwarebytes
PUP.Optional.Softonic.A
100.00%

Comodo Security
Application.Win32.Agent.SOFE
100.00%

Dr.Web
Adware.Downware.2194, Adware.Downware.2454, Adware.Downware.6706
100.00%

VIPRE Antivirus
Softonic Downloader
100.00%

Rising Antivirus
PE:Malware.Obscure/Heur!1.9E03
100.00%

Baidu Antivirus
Adware.Win32.SoftonicDownloader
100.00%

ESET NOD32
Win32/SoftonicDownloader (variant)
66.67%

Agnitum Outpost
PUA.Softonic
66.67%

McAfee
Artemis!24C434F566F3, Artemis!DE00B03026F7
66.67%

Trend Micro House Call
TROJ_GEN.F47V0326, TROJ_GEN.F47V0508
66.67%

McAfee Web Gateway
Artemis!24C434F566F3, Artemis!DE00B03026F7
66.67%

Fortinet FortiGate
Riskware/Softonicdownloader
66.67%

Bkav FE
W32.Clod543.Trojan, W32.HfsAdware
66.67%

ESET NOD32
Win32/SoftonicDownloader.G potentially unwanted application
33.33%

The domain facebook-messenger-for-windows.en.softonic.com has been seen to resolve to the following IP address.

April 14, 2014

File downloads found at URLs served by facebook-messenger-for-windows.en.softonic.com.

36 / 68    (PUP)
http://facebook-messenger-for-windows.en.softonic.com/universaldownloader-launch  (softonicdownloader_for_facebook-messenger-for-windows.exe)

8 / 68      (PUP)
http://facebook-messenger-for-windows.en.softonic.com/universaldownloader-launch?WL=1817  (softonicdownloader_for_facebook-messenger-for-windows.exe)

The following 4 files have been seen to comunicate with facebook-messenger-for-windows.en.softonic.com in live environments.

URL:
http://facebook-messenger-for-windows.en.softonic.com/

Google Analytics:
UA-43493347

Title:
“Facebook Messenger for Windows - Download”

Description:
“Facebook Messenger for Windows, free and safe download. Facebook Messenger for Windows 2.1.4623: Official Facebook desktop chat client. Facebook Messenger for Windows can no longer be downloaded. You can either log into Facebook's website”

Web server:
Apache

Facebook:
Likes:  571
Shares:  107
Comments:  19

Twitter:
Shares:  15

Statistics are for the previous month.