Download Admin (via a Proxy Registrant)
"Playfin.net uses DownloadAdmin to install your software. The software distributed on our site may be available for free elsewhere." The software bundle includes offers from ALOT, WeatherBug, PriceGong and IAC (Ask.com). The portal is run by Tightrope Interactive. The domain playfin.com is registered by proxy through WILD WEST DOMAINS, LLC and was originally registered in August of 2006. This domain has been seen distributing various forms of adware (some being very aggressive) directly or via bundled installations. The hosted servers are located in Dallas, Texas within the United States which resides on the SoftLayer Technologies Inc. network. The domain is associated with the publisher Download Admin who is located in SAN FRANCISCO, California in the United States.
WILD WEST DOMAINS, LLC
Texas, United States (US)
Wednesday, August 30, 2006
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Thursday, November 08, 2012
AS36351 SOFTLAYER - SoftLayer Technologies Inc.,US
The domain playfin.com has been seen to resolve to the following 2 IP addresses.
April 11, 2014
April 11, 2014
“Playfin.com - Thousands of free online games for PC and Mac!”
“Playfin is the place to play free online games, including puzzle games, word games, and card games! Download free and trial games for PC and Mac too!”
SSL certificate subject:
CN=*.playfin.com, OU=Domain Control Validated
SSL certificate issuer:
CN=Go Daddy Secure Certificate Authority - G2, OU=http://certs.godaddy.com/repository/, O="GoDaddy.com, Inc."
Statistics above are for the previous month of September 2016.